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May 4, 2008

Special Feature: The Incident – 1

Filed under: Special Features — Tags: , , , , , , — Writers' Market Group Red Bubble @ 4:44 pm

Welcome to the Writers’ Market Group daily feature.

Today’s feature is a serial story revolving around an incident and lives affected by it. The story is aptly titled The Incident -1 and is cleverly written by Michael Alesich.

Here are some of the comments the story received:

Ok, you got me hangin’ for the next installment!! 😀

And………….going to the next…..

WoW ….curiosity is peaked lol…..Trisha xoxo

Below is a snippet of the story.

The Incident -1

Um…, you probably should be talking to my supervisor.

Well, bad luck I’m talking to you,
I might just…

Bad luck girl, it’s either you or the dial tone.
Next words: 60 Million Dollars keeps them alive.

Click the link to read the first incident and continue the journey.

Michael Alesich is a photographer and graphic designer with a writing talent as well. He is part of the Back Alley Atelier group.

Portfolio of Michael Alesich

Art works by Michael which is available for viewing and purchase at Red Bubble

May 2, 2008

Special Feature: Match Met

Filed under: Special Features — Tags: , , , , , , , , , , — Writers' Market Group Red Bubble @ 9:58 am

Welcome to the Writers’ Market Group feature.

Today we feature a story titled Match Met which is part of a serial written by Jcmontgomery. It’s an enticing read full of power plays, tension and those heart pounding moments that make you want to quickly turn to the next page. She has the gift of hooking your attention with the first three lines and keeping it right to the end.

Here are some of the comments the story received:

omg….this is soooo good…..i don’t want it to end like that!!! pretty please?!

Brilliant piece, I really think you have something great happening here jc…it picks off beautifull from where you left off, its got suspense, excitement, gives you the story and then leaves you with little bits and pieces of infomation you want resolved. I also think you are bring each piece of the whole its own climax, kind of like a sci-fi/fantasy/horror serial or novel with chapters…I could go on…
you’ve started something here jc LOL!

Oh wow! I can only add to what is said before. This is just great! 🙂

Below is a snippet of the story.

Match Met

Gaelan? I’m sensing a…..no….NO! Gaelan, get out. Get out now!

Before Gaelan could answer the room went dark. Jumping from his chair he raced around to where Devlin had been just moments before. Reaching out to grab him by the collar, Gaelan instead felt his hands go numb. It was only because of his quick reflexes that he was able to prevent them from shattering into irreparable shards.

Click the link to read the full story.

Jcmontgomery is a native San Franciscan currently residing as a Northern Nevadan. Firmly believing that fulfillment doesn’t come with a dollar sign, she hopes to one day find that perfect match between her talents and someone willing to support her addiction to skinny vanilla lattes.

You can also find her reading and reviewing books as The Biblio Brat and posting to her online journal Loose Leafs from a Commonplace.

She also co-hosts the A Novel Idea group at Red Bubble.

May 1, 2008

Special Feature: That’s My Boy

Filed under: Special Features — Tags: , , , , , , , , , — Writers' Market Group Red Bubble @ 10:32 am

Welcome to the first of the Writers’ Market Group feature posts.

Today I bring you the winning story of the Short Stories – Spherical Scriptings group competition themed Hail Fellow, which is also part of this group. The story is titled That’s My Boy , written by our group member Danny. I found it to be quite hilarious with tinges of dark humour. Here are some of the comments the story received:

Great story! I thoroughly enjoyed this!

Deliciously demented and funny

Second read is even better. Well done Mr N.

Danny has been a member of Red Bubble since March 2007 and is well known for his gonzo style interviews and humorous stories. He is the founder of the very popular A.R.S.E group.

Below is a snippet of the winning story.

That’s My Boy

“How’s that, you bastards?”

The heavy ball sailed high and seemed to stay a split longer in the air than seemed natural and landed “plop” in the soft sand next to the jack.

Click the link to read the full story.

Danny's Art Portfolio

Image train above are works from Danny’s portfolio

March 31, 2008

Issue No.4

Inside this Issue…



Regal Clock (Unstable) Image copyright © Abyssalsoul

This bumper of an issue features stories from writers who have entries in the “Get eBook Published” competition, although most of the stories featured are not the ones submitted as entries.

I’ve also hand picked poetry based on what is mystic and moon to coincided with the ebook publisher who will pick the winning entry for the competition and ensure the story is electronically published.

Good luck to all the story contestants!




Stories Poetry
Remembering Della – Chapter One by Crzadkiewicz Shadows Of Mercy by S.I. Sheehan
The Buenos Aries Boys by Lawford Dark Cities by Acheron Samael
The night before Christmas by Danny Passing Sutra by Seraph
Social Sniping (Story) by Damian Eternally Continued… by Naylor
The Tale of Willie Patton by The Artist Unknown
Writing Again for the First Time by G-Man Merrick Justice
Stolen by Sastro
Diamond moments by GeoGecko
The Score by Dave Legere
Ricochet by Summayyah Sadiq-Ojibara
Colin by MickyMc
The Seal of the Celestial Engine (Fragments of the Shattered Mirror) by AbyssalSoul
Writers’ Insider Life Moments

Collaboration between Lianne & Linaji

Post by Linaji

LAUGHTER Post by Papadad
Greenbeard Zine Post by Greenbeards Elephantine Error Message Post by Kathibook
Werewolf Forumla Post by Gayla Drummond Befuddled, Bamboozled and Betrayed Post by Lianne
What’d I Miss?
New RB Writing Group – A Novel Idea Competition & Interviews – Short Stories Group
Challenges – Flash Fiction Group GAIA Living Planet
Get eBook Published Competition Competitions – Twisted Tales
Specialised RB Groups – Blue Room & Graphic Scratch


March 2, 2008

Issue No.1

Filed under: Monthly Issues — Tags: , , , , , , , , , , — vbpurcell @ 4:10 am

Inside this Issue…

Image copyright © Danny

This issue features Fantasy from WMG Red Bubble group members. From living a dream of being part of a band, to seeing fairies, dwelling amongst vampires or fighting along side King Arthur and medieval times.

I’ve hand picked a great selection of works to whet any reader’s appetite. So open the page and delve into fantasy.


Stories Poetry
I Was In A Band Once by Danny Climb the Mountains by Paul Alleyne
Delusional by Damian Moonlit Graveyard by Sabbath
Gawain by Svalbard Fairy Nature by Anaisanais
Phyegyas. A Boatman’s Tale by Russell Holder The Sound of Heaven by Melissa Vowell
Felamandra # 1 by Jaide Cameron Fear of L and V by Mobius
No Returns Policy by Empress Golden Lion by Anjula
Rising Moon: Excerpt 3 by Gayla Drummond Reality or Dream by Lovelola
Writers’ Insider Life Moments
Writers Cramp 2 by MickyMc Chicken Head Sandwiches by Marlo Taylor
The Difficult Second Novel by DBA Lehane The grave with no headstone by Roymcdine
I am an author/writer by de – fault… by Tommyjo Already this morning I face some difficulties by Chrgubbels
Writing and Proving It by Gregory John O’Flaherty Artists Collaborations by Paul Alleyne
I know who I’m going to be! By Gayla Drummond She by Mooka7

Story Development

Meditation, My Brain Rehabilatation, Yoga and Photography by Deeprblue
Planet Etruscan by The Tales of Little Sinful My Father’s Beer Belly Is as Fathomless as a Black Hole by Digby
CSK Map of the Realm of Leinard by KSeriphyn Cell of Solitude by Gary Grant
What’d I Miss?
Get eBook Published CLOSES MARCH 19th!! Don’t Pet the Griffins, Short Stories Group
Melbourne Writers’ Meet – March


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