Adverbially Challenged Volume 4 is out now.   The 4th installment of adverb induced flash fiction has finally been released and available now. Another collection of 100 works by 100 authors spilling adverbs out of their quills and onto the pages of this superb volume.   Proceeds from book sales are donated to First Story, […]

I’m pleased to announce Tritely Challenged, Vol 1 and Nonsensically Challenged, Vol 2 are now available for sale on the Amazon websites. Released on 28th April 2018, these two anthologies are each filled with 100 stories by 100 authors focusing on the challenge set out and amazingly, both follow the previous month’s release of Adverbially Challenged, […]

Adverb Writing Challenge: Max 100 words (excluding name and title).   Golf Swing by Gavin Biddlecombe Gripping the club tightly between incredibly tired, sweaty hands Joe stood eagerly over the tiny, pimply white ball hidden snuggly in the long grass. Crazy eyes stared longingly at it as the club was drawn menacingly up high behind […]

Cinnamon is my contribution to the Adverb Writing Challenge, found on Chris Fielden’s website, or to use its full name “Mike’s Not-Entirely-Serious Wantonly-Rule-Breaking Adverb Writing Challenge”. Trying to recite this can only result in some tongue knotting, so I can understand why it was shortened. Their aim is to highlight some common writing mistakes and force […]