Winner of the February 2021 Romance Short Story Contest: J.M. Stephens

Admin: What can you tell us about the process or inspiration behind The Taxi Driver? What’s the story behind the story? Stephens: To be honest, the story is a very condensed version of a book I wrote called ehookup.org, which follows the story of Ted and Jill, as their marriage deteriorates. As with all myContinue reading “Winner of the February 2021 Romance Short Story Contest: J.M. Stephens”

Winner of the December 2020 Young Adult Fiction Contest: J.M. Stephens

Admin: Hey, Mr. Stephens. Thanks for joining me and thank you for submitting a story to the contest. It would have been awfully lonely without you. So, first of all, tell us about J.M. Stephens. Do you write professionally, or only as a hobby? What do you do when you’re not writing? Stephens: J.M. StephensContinue reading “Winner of the December 2020 Young Adult Fiction Contest: J.M. Stephens”

Winner of the November 2020 Historical Fiction Contest: J.C. Laird

Admin: What can you tell us about the process behind A Destiny Fulfilled? Did you do much research? Laird: I definitely had to research the story, from food, clothing and weaponry, to geographic locations, lineages, and local customs. That Goliath’s lineage might have traced back to the ancient race of giants, the Anakin, was interesting.Continue reading “Winner of the November 2020 Historical Fiction Contest: J.C. Laird”