Was It Just My Imagination? – Review by Steve Lester Carr

Greetings! I just wanted to share this extraordinary review of my story now up on Spillwords, “Was It Just My Imagination?” It’s by my friend Steve Carr and I’m just blown away by it. Thank you Steve!! Jim, you are the Norman Rockwell of modern American short story writing. No one – and I meanContinue reading “Was It Just My Imagination? – Review by Steve Lester Carr”

The Pushcart Prize – Aliens

Greetings! I never expected this to happen. I was a C+ student in school, barely hanging on and certainly never the winner of any awards of an academic nature. I love to write purely for the enjoyment of creating (hopefully) entertaining stories for people to read and enjoy. So imagine my surprise when I receivedContinue reading “The Pushcart Prize – Aliens”

To Be Or Not To Be A Writer – Essay

Greetings! Yesterday Steve Carr editor of Sweetycat Press posted a callout for an essay on writing. I chose the topic “What advice would I give to a beginning writer.” Since I am a former teacher, I saw this as a ‘teaching moment.’ The content came into my head right away. I wrote it out. ReadContinue reading “To Be Or Not To Be A Writer – Essay”


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