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Christmas Grotto 2015 – Flash Fiction Anthologies with Tess Karlinski.


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Christmas Grotto

Anthologies are wonderful all year around but particularly at Christmas. There is usually so much going on during those few days that it is hard to find the time to get stuck into that novel for an hour or so. But well written short stories are perfect and flash fiction even more so.

I am featuring two anthologies today that have been contributed to by a lovely friend of mine here on WordPress. Tess Karlinski is a fabulous storyteller whether it is a piece of flash fiction on a Wednesday, or a trip through China or Newfoundland at the weekend. She is also wonderfully supportive and has been since I began my blog. When I wondered if anyone was actually out there… Tess would pop up with a motivating comment and make me smile.

I followed her trip through China every week for months and she had me hooked. I…

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I'm getting a little LONG in the tooth and have things to say about---ouch---AGEing. I believe it's certainly a state of mind but sometimes it's nice to hear that you're NORMAL. I enjoy reading by the truckload. I'm a grandma but I don't feel OLD although I'm not so young anymore. My plan is to stick it out as long as I can on this lovely planet and only will leave it kicking and screaming!

11 thoughts on “Christmas Grotto 2015 – Flash Fiction Anthologies with Tess Karlinski.

  1. I need something to put me in the mood, Tess. I haven’t done any decorating!


  2. Got my copy of Flashes from the Bistro! Great cause. Looking forward to reading it. πŸ™‚


  3. ‘Keep on rocking and I don’t mean in the chair.’ Love that Tess!


  4. Way to go Tess. This would be a welcome gift in many stockings this year.


  5. And still motivating people even now Tess. I hope both anthologies do extremely well.
    xxx Massive Hugs xxx


  6. Awesome, Tess. Wishing you a terrific Tuesday and mega hugs throughout the week! πŸ™‚


  7. Very cool Tess! You are an amazing storyteller and your skills have simply soared


  8. Ugh. Christmas is coming? πŸ˜‰

    Congrats on the anthologies, Tess!


  9. Merry Christmas to you, its nice to follow your blog posts πŸ˜‰