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Flash Fiction – 15th Ed.

Posted in Awesome, Random, Writing with tags , , , , , , , on March 16, 2017 by BrainRants

Long time no post again.  Save the critique unless you want to come out here and help me solve some of my challenges.  Kay?  Kay.  Good. Continue reading

Flash Fiction – 14th Ed.

Posted in Awesome, Flash Fiction, Writing with tags , , , , , , on September 3, 2016 by BrainRants

It’s been quite a while since I’ve done any flash fiction.  My favorite method is via the sites that have some inspirational or generative photo that triggers a story.  Today, this one comes from Sunday Photo Fiction.  I’ve followed Continue reading

Where Is Rants?

Posted in Awesome, Family, Fiction, Humor, Random, Rant, Writing with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 8, 2016 by BrainRants

Pardon me while I type and eat some Burrito Lasagna, courtesy of my wife, the tiny lady who’s devoting her life to making me epic fat.  Because my portion control issue Continue reading

Flash Fiction – 13th Ed.

Posted in Fiction, Flash Fiction, Writing with tags , , , , on November 6, 2015 by BrainRants

All of this get-your-ass-out-of-the-Army business is keeping me quite occupied.  It’s almost Continue reading

Flash Fiction – 12th Ed.

Posted in Awesome, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Writing with tags , , , , , on July 9, 2015 by BrainRants

The big upside to flash fiction sites is that they allow you to practice writing within a deceptively challenging genre.  At first you think, ‘Oh, one-hundred Continue reading

Flash Fiction – 11th Ed.

Posted in Fiction, Flash Fiction, Writing with tags , , , , on June 18, 2015 by BrainRants

Life gets hectic sometimes, and mine is exactly that right now.  My favorite Flash Fiction instigator, Rochelle’s Purple Blog, triggered another round of tiny writing here.  On the writing front, I’m cranking away on Continue reading

Memorial Day 2015

Posted in Army, Awesome, History, Writing with tags , , , , , , , , , on May 23, 2015 by BrainRants

american-flagI’ve ranted before about Memorial Day on this blog in a post here and another one here.  I wanted to do another this year, but I don’t like to recycle posts and there’s only so much glorification one can do, even for an important day like Memorial Day.  Today isn’t Memorial Day, but more on that later. Continue reading

Flash Fiction – 10th Ed.

Posted in Flash Fiction, Writing with tags , , , , , , on April 23, 2015 by BrainRants

I had a spare moment or two to do some flash fiction today.  This is the first time in a while as I’ve been Continue reading

The Right Tool

Posted in Awesome, Fiction, Writing with tags , , , , , , on February 13, 2015 by BrainRants

I’ve done some writing here on this blog with the Friday Flash Fictioneers.  That’s a lot of fun but rather limited in scope given that you have 100 words to go with and an inspiration picture.  I’ve bragged about writing a novel and Continue reading

Flash Fiction – 9th Ed.

Posted in Flash Fiction, Writing with tags , , , , on January 28, 2015 by BrainRants

I’ve had automobiles on my mind recently since it’s that time of year to take care of registration.  We’re enjoying the thrills of state inspections and Continue reading