The experiences and nightmares only help to clarify my vision and strengthen my resolve. And, as I predicted, a wealth of story ideas and the passion to place in those stories has surfaced as I see the glimmers of light at the end of the tunnel.
Here is another contest for you Technology Shorties
I have more very good news that I will share with all of you as soon as it is official. In the mean time, I spent this entire week editing and reediting finished, or what I thought were finished, pieces. I finally have one ready for submission, coming in at a hefty 5100. It looks like I finally know the difference between flash fiction and a short story. I still have seven more edits to do. Three were previously submitted the other four are brand new.