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About me

I am a writer. A lover of words. My brain is filled with characters that need to get out. The keyboard is my friend. Follow me on Twitter @ElleGardner.

Noshing with Nate

January 31, 2016, 1 comments, 2278 words

I have once again entered a NYC Midnight writing competition.  This time I had 8 days to write a short story within these parameters:  A Romantic Comedy, about moving in together..

The Diary of Professor Jayne

September 21, 2015, 0 comments, 1110 words

I should start by telling you that I did not score any points in the first round of the NYC Flash Fiction Competition for my story "Secret Shopper".  But now onto Round Two.  Th..

Secret Shopper

August 09, 2015, 1 comments, 739 words

Competition:  The NYC Flash Fiction ChallengeRequirements:  Less than 1000 words, 48 hours to write it, using the prompt they give you.  (Mine was:  Genre-Romance, Location-sup..

Let the Sinning Begin!!

March 02, 2015, 0 comments, 173 words

March sure is rolling in like a lion here in New England.  We capped February as the coldest in history here and started the new month with more snow.  I gotta say, it's all gett..

Still Sinning & Stuff

February 23, 2015, 0 comments, 262 words

Just an update folks.  I am still working on my Walking Dead "Seven Deadly Sins" series.  With only 5 days left in the month I am not sure I am going to make my self imposed dead..

7 Deadly Sins

February 02, 2015, 4 comments, 387 words

Yes, yes… here I am. I am still around, still writing. It has been ANOTHER few weeks of writers block and I am blaming it on the weather.  Here in CT it has been cold and snow..

A Writers How To

January 05, 2015, 0 comments, 231 words

This is so true, there is always some story spinning in my head, even when I have a touch of writer's block there is always a story just trying to spring forth and find it's way to..

Writing in 2015

December 29, 2014, 3 comments, 496 words

It's hard to believe that we are only a few days away from a brand new year!  What have I done in the past 52 weeks?  Well, for starters I joined Doccler and starting telling you..

I'm a loser

December 20, 2014, 3 comments, 770 words

.... and I'm okay with that!  Back in September I submitted a short story to a Canadian magazine writing competition. I told you a bit about it then, and the results came in today..