The Week in Review

The Week in Review What I’ve Written Sunday: Inspiration Sometimes I’m overwhelmed with ideas. Sometimes, I wish I could grab a can of inspiration from the pantry. Monday: They Do Not Exist An elite unit protects humans from non-human things. Tuesday: Krampus Trainee Agent Harry Smythe has brought some Christmas decorations into the HDU office.…… Continue reading The Week in Review

Inspiration

Inspiration by Iris Carden Writing is funny. Sometimes I’m overwhelmed with ideas. Sometimes I think it would be great if I could just go and grab a can of inspiration from the pantry. (My pantry may be well enough stocked to outlast the apocalypse, but it doesn’t have that.) This week I’ve been struggling, ideas…… Continue reading Inspiration

The Week in Review

What I’ve Written Sunday: Shameless Self-Promotion I’m bad at marketing. Please buy my books. Monday: Exhumations Your friendly local funeral director’s had a visit from the police. Tuesday: Andy Andromeda Justice just wants to be a regular teenager. Wednesday: Fairy Dust Adulthood is hard, with the burdens we bear. We need childish delight, a bit,…… Continue reading The Week in Review

The Week in Review

What I’ve Written Sunday: Prednisone Update If you’re wondering how weaning off prednisone is going: it’s going badly. Monday: Quaaludes An incident at a funeral leads to seven deaths. Tuesday: Back to the Beginning Elizabeth Munroe’s off-Earth adventure ends back where it began. Wednesday: Rose A rose is a feast for the senses. Thursday: Kevin…… Continue reading The Week in Review

The Week in Review

What I’ve Written Sunday: Characters Some of the characters I’ve created, I’ve loved too much for just one story. Monday: Walrus Your friendly local funeral director is going to take psychic predictions more seriously from now on. Tuesday: Bacteria Something has gone horribly wrong for the Mars farmers. Wednesday: Afternoon Walk A poem about an…… Continue reading The Week in Review

Colony Chapter Twelve

Special Delivery chapter of work in progress by Iris Carden Angela and Martha picked Maria up after work, then they drove to the cruise ship terminal.  The shops were empty, windows smashed where people had accessed products they needed. There were no ships in port.  “I wonder what we’re looking for,” Angela said to the…… Continue reading Colony Chapter Twelve

The Week in Review

What I’ve Written Sunday: Identity Theft I’ve been the subject of the world’s dumbest attempt at identity theft. Monday: Sister Your friendly local funeral director has a sister. She’s not the brightest bulb in the box, and her boyfriend won’t win any local quiz nights. Tuesday: Hey Siri Settle in dear reader, while I tell…… Continue reading The Week in Review

The Week in Review

What I’ve Written Sunday: Excerpt from Muse The introduction to my horror novel Muse. Monday: Changeling A story heard as a child, comes back to a grandmother when her grandchild is sick. Tuesday: Paranormal A young person who grew up in a haunted house tries out paranormal investigation. Wednesday: Dear Mum and Dad… A humorous…… Continue reading The Week in Review