Announcement: Flash Fiction and more!

ANNOUNCEMENT POST: FLASH FICTION/WHAT TO BE EXPECTING FROM MY BLOG! I will be posting 'Flash Fiction' pieces (100 words or less) starting next week. This is my way of practicing while also showing my creative process! There will be one or two posts a week of my flash fiction next to my regular 'Free Hand'… Continue reading Announcement: Flash Fiction and more!

Short Story Sample: The Bump

This is a rough draft of a short story I've been working on for a while. WARNING: Graphic details and gore elements.   The Bump by Alina Happy Hansen   Alison touched the back of her head. There was a tiny bump at the base of her skull. She pretended to scratch her head just… Continue reading Short Story Sample: The Bump

End of the Month Reflection

Hello readers! This is just an end of the month post reflecting on what I've done and what I plan to do with my blog. Firstly, I have made progress in posting 'Free Hand' poems and a few short stories as well as a 'Fight Club' reflection and 'T2' reflection. I am glad that I have… Continue reading End of the Month Reflection

Short Story: Amelia (Part #1)

This is an excerpt from a short story series I started working on three years ago. Found these remnants earlier today and I am thinking about working on these stories again and posting my work. Amelia brushed her long blonde hair, applied a little make up here and there, smoothing out her frazzled black skirt,… Continue reading Short Story: Amelia (Part #1)

Mrs. Morrison’s Afternoon

This is a short story I wrote for a submission for thefirstline.com. This site gives a prompt called 'the first line' which for this particular submission period was, "Mrs.Morrison was too busy to die." This story was declined but I am very fond of it. I also admire thefirstline.com for their ingenious prompts and amazing… Continue reading Mrs. Morrison’s Afternoon

The Door (revision/part #2)

Working on 'The Door', this is a revision. I want to show my readers my creative process; what I edit, delete, move or expand. I would also love to develop this short story into something a little larger. ORIGINAL POST It swings open slowly.The house is empty and the creaks keep her awake at night.… Continue reading The Door (revision/part #2)

An Encounter (warning: contains profanity and gore)

Here is a short story I wrote for a writer's club competition that was declined. I've been thinking about this story a lot recently and was considering rewriting a few parts and expanding. I decided to post the original here, in case I post 'An Encounter: Version #2' when I make edits. This is to… Continue reading An Encounter (warning: contains profanity and gore)

Short Story Sample: The Tenant

Hello! In addition to my latest post (Sample of Poetry) I have decided to post a Sample Short Story for all my readers. This short story 'The Tenant' was first written at the beginning of this year. As you may notice, it is extremely short. I should probably clarify that I love to write short… Continue reading Short Story Sample: The Tenant