50 Word Essays: Food edition

[For previous 50 Word Essays, look here. And yes, my household really does have a chicken named Dixieland Stampede.] 6.) Avocado/Coconut milkshake from Radio Bean. Pale green, sweet, creamy. It’s good, but I can’t believe I paid $6 for this. It’s mostly for the memories: Radio Bean opened half my life ago. I’ve killed soContinue reading “50 Word Essays: Food edition”

Flash Fiction: Not an Ocean, But the Sea

[[Hey folks! Over on my Patreon page, I reached a goal of a monthly writing prompt. Uh, actually, I reached it a while ago and am only now in a place to fulfill that goal. Life, organizing, etc. Here’s the first installment of what will hopefully become a monthly piece of flash fiction. If youContinue reading “Flash Fiction: Not an Ocean, But the Sea”

50 Word Essays: TMI? edition

1.) Hometown. “You don’t want to see it? Your old house?” It was only a minute out of the way, but I shrugged and said, “Not really.” Chris, my oldest friend, was surprised. “I think I’m more sentimental about it than you are.” I nodded. “You probably are.” We kept driving. 2.) Cigarettes. “So smoking’sContinue reading “50 Word Essays: TMI? edition”

What I’ve Been Reading: September 2015

In an effort to keep track of my reading, I’ve started taking notes about the stories I’ve been enjoying. All of them are linked, where applicable. If there’s something I’ve missed, or that I should read, leave a comment or send me a note at nanoonino [at] gmail [dot] com. Novels: Acceptance by Jeff VandermeerContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading: September 2015”