SERIAL FICTION

Chapter 3: Urban Nightmare

Part three of a story in six parts. Each part is based on an unrelated prompt and woven together. The first two parts are here and here.

Black and white image of a group of people on a city street. The image is distorted and the people are blurred, making it seem surreal
Photo by Olesya Yemets on Unsplash

Lisa leapt forward, snatching the vase before it hit the floor. She hugged it, breathing hard. Recovering from the sneeze, Pierce looked aghast.

SERIAL FICTION

Chapter 2: Antique Vase

Part two of a story in six parts. Each part is based on an unrelated prompt and woven together. The first part is here.

Metropolitan Museum via Open Access (public domain)

At nine a.m. Lisa found herself in the small hotel dining room, searching for a seat amid the garbled chatter and rattle of china and cutlery…

FICTION

Meet the protagonist of my novel, ‘Love to Hatred Turned’

The picture is a brunette woman with long hair. Her face is covered by her hands with a vine wrapped around them
Photo by Foad Roshan on Unsplash

As I peck my way through my Not-NaNoWriMo, I thought I would introduce you to the main characters in the novel I’m working on. I’ve written these intros as interviews hoping to give a glimpse of the characters without giving away too much of the story.

INTERVIEWER: This week, I’d…

At least where NaNoWriMo is concerned

quote graphic featuring a verse from To A Mouse by Robert Burns
Quote graphic by me

I had every intention of doing NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) this year. Since I got back to writing on Medium, I had my other writing — posts and short stories — all planned out around it. …

SERIAL FICTION

Chapter 1: A Chance Meeting at Le Cafe La Nuit

Part one of a story in six parts. Each part is based on an unrelated prompt and woven together.

Close up of the facade of Le Cafe la Nuit in Arles, France, made famous in a painting by Van Gogh
Photo by Frank Eiffert on Unsplash

Turning left onto the Place du Forum, Lisa hoped her first glimpse would be from close to the spot where Van Gogh had painted. Yes! There it was, Le Cafe La…

DM Hanton, Writer

Hi, I’m Donna. Fiction Writer. My current WIP is domestic suspense, titled Love to Hatred Turned. I post about writing, life — all the stuff, really!

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