Author Archives: maiacornish

About maiacornish

Cornish by birth and nature I'm a compulsive reader, writer, photographer, gardener, nature lover, traveller, and wonder-er.

Creatures – Tell-Tale Press

Once upon a time, and not so long ago, a simple man built his home at the foot of a waterfall. Continue reading

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Twitter stories

In February a writing friend told me about a daily Twitter writing challenge. It uses the tag #vss365 and each day a new prompt is set. The challenge is to write a very short story, 288 characters (including spaces and … Continue reading

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Ready for Samhain

The lovely people at Three Drops from a Cauldron have selected my short piece ‘Ready for Samhain’ to appear in their online anthology for Samhain.   You can find it here (page 51). Three Drops from a Cauldron: Samhain 2018

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Speed Chess

Inspired by the Bath Flash Fiction Festival, especially after hearing that my first piece will be published in the festival anthology (due in print very soon), I polished up another piece and sent it off to ‘The Drabble’  who published … Continue reading

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At the Bath Flash Fiction festival in June I attempted my first drabble in a Tania Hershman workshop,  And today it’s been published online in The Drabble.  Come and have a read, and while you’re there, browse The Drabble for … Continue reading

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Yesterday I went Mermaid Hunting. You can read all about it here…… Mermaid Hunting

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Garland of the Goddess

  Garland of the Goddess: Tales and Poems of the Feminine Divine. I’m very happy to see two of my pieces included in this lovely anthology: Guan Yin is a piece of Flash Fiction, about a young woman’s relationship with … Continue reading

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