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  Flashes is a literary website which publishes short stories, non-fiction, flash fiction, poetry and author interviews. Our goal is to give talented writers a platform to showcase their creativity, with an emphasis on original voice, innovative style and challenging plots. If you would like to submit your work for consideration And, please don't forget to... Continue Reading →

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Free Kindle Book – Get The Halley Branch!

A great weekend read! Trent is running a e-book promo on his his book until Tuesday 26th March. Get your free copy of ‘The Halley Branch’ now.

Trent's World (the Blog)

I am running a promotion on The Halley Branch this weekend into early next week.  It starts Friday, March 22, at midnight Pacific time (what, 7 AM GMT?).  It ends on Tuesday, March 26, at Midnight Pacific time (OK, 11:59 PM or 6:59 AM Wednesday GMT).


An evil 300 years in the making.  A trap set 150 years in the past.

The day should have been a normal “family day” at the Hawkins’ Mausoleum, but a premonition followed Trevor into the crypt. To make matters worse, he couldn’t shake his morning vision of a dead woman draped in a funeral-shroud.

After rescuing a girl trapped in the tomb, repressed memories forced him to reevaluate everything. Was his extended family a cult with roots going back to America’s colonial past?  Was the evil Benjamin Halley still stalking his tomb after 150 years? Was there any truth to the Power described…

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Interested in Flash Fiction? Interview with Pamelyn Casto

Our featured interview for February is with Pamelyn Casto. She is twice a Pushcart Prize nominee, has published feature-length articles on flash fiction in Writer's Digest (and in their other publications), Fiction Southeast, Abstract Magazine, and OPEN: Journal of Arts & Letters. Her essay on flash fiction and myth appears in Field Guide to Writing... Continue Reading →

Free on Kindle: Kaleidoscopic Beauty & I am the Stars in the Sky, today only

Don’t miss this offer!

Blue Sky Days 365

I am excited to announce that both of my collections of poetry, Kaleidoscopic Beauty and I am the Stars in the Sky, are available free on Kindle today.

Should you grab a copy I’d be ever so very grateful if you would leave reviews on Amazon as reviews help search rankings or something…  Thank you 🙂

Links to my UK and US author pages



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Featured Poetry Book: Intrinsic Brightness, by Darren White

Darren White shares his story of sexual abuse through his poetry. His words will catch in your throat, bring tears to your eyes and resonate long after you have closed the book. Author's note from Darren White. Are you a survivor of emotional, sexual or physical abuse? Are you a boy, man, girl or woman?... Continue Reading →

Poetry: The Siren Temptation by Andrew Clunn

The Siren Temptation by Andrew Clunn Fools told you to seek contentment, and to cast me away. They claimed I bring pain and disappointment. That I promise then betray. Look into their aging eyes. Is there any pleasure there? Why should their inner peace need validation? Why would the enlightened care? Continued on Flashes About... Continue Reading →

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