New Story Published!

Hi everyone, I have some exciting news! Spillwords Press published my short fiction titled “A Mile Away” on November 5th, 2021. The story is about overcoming obstacles, not giving up, and the importance of being a steadfast parent. If you’re interested, please follow the link here. (It’s a sixty-second read!) Thanks a bunch. Wishing youContinue reading “New Story Published!”

An Overdue Update & Story Acceptance

Hello…? To whoever is reading this, it’s been quite some time since I’ve had a chance to post any updates. Thanks for sticking around and for being here! This past year has been one of my worst in terms of writing, but one of my best in terms of living. My son turns one inContinue reading “An Overdue Update & Story Acceptance”

“New Attendance Codes” has been published by The Daily Drunk Magazine

Happy New Year, everyone! I’m a little late getting around to posting this, but I wanted to share another publication update. The Daily Drunk Magazine published my hybrid flash fiction story “New Attendance Codes” on Christmas Eve. I was excited to add this to my list of publications for 2020. I wrote “New Attendance Codes”Continue reading ““New Attendance Codes” has been published by The Daily Drunk Magazine”

Friday Fix Fiction: The Next Chapter Begins

At long last, I’m excited to announce the launch of Friday Fix Fiction, a standalone, online literary journal devoted to fifty-word microfiction. If you enjoyed reading or writing for The Friday Fix over on Medium, I hope you’ll consider taking a look at the new publication. The overall concept is the same, but the model is a bit different.Continue reading “Friday Fix Fiction: The Next Chapter Begins”

“Charlie” has been published by Emerge Literary Journal

Good news! On December 6th, my short story “Charlie” was published by Emerge Literary Journal in their sixteenth issue. I am grateful to have been included with so many other excellent writers. “Charlie” originated from a Writer’s Digest photo prompt. I never ended up submitting my story to the magazine (missed the deadline, oops), butContinue reading ““Charlie” has been published by Emerge Literary Journal”

“The World is Ending and I Forgot My Grocery List” is now published!

I have some exciting news! “The World is Ending and I Forgot My Grocery List” was published earlier today by Free Flash Fiction. I’m incredibly excited that this dark, quirky story has a home. If you have two minutes, please give it a read and let me know what you think! All the best, Justin

Medium and Microfiction

I write a fair amount of content over on Medium.com. Admittedly, I used to post more work during 2019, but I still create weekly writing prompts over at The Friday Fix – and serve as the editor of the publication. Recently, the publication has been receiving over fifty prompt-based stories on a weekly basis, andContinue reading “Medium and Microfiction”

Two Recent Acceptances

Good news! I recently had two of my flash fiction stories accepted. “The World is Ending and I Forgot My Grocery List” will be published over at Free Flash Fiction later this month. I’m happy the story found a home. I’m even more excited about my story, “Charlie”. It has been accepted at Emerge LiteraryContinue reading “Two Recent Acceptances”