Announcing the winners of the “50 Word Story” contest!

When I say that it was tough for micro-fiction author Tim Sevenhuysen, co-editor Jill Pullara and myself to judge the winners of our first annual birthday contest, I’m not exaggerating. We received over 25 entries from 17 participants (because a person could enter more than once), and all of them were very, very good. Below, […]

Posted on June 12, 2011 at 09:00 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · 5 Comments
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Final hours for GeekingOutAbout.com birthday contest!

As a reminder, you have just 12 more hours left to enter the first annual GeekingOutAbout.com birthday contest! The deadline is midnight Eastern time tonight, and once again, here are the entry instructions and rules: 1. Write an original short story of exactly 50 words in length. Yes, “original” means no fan-fiction. You can enter […]

Posted on May 31, 2011 at 12:00 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · 5 Comments
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Reminder: Write a short story, win a fabulous prize!

Just a friendly reminder to let you know that there are only six more days remaining to enter the first annual GeekingOutAbout.com birthday contest! The deadline is May 31 by midnight Eastern time, and once again, here are the entry instructions and rules: 1. Write an original short story of exactly 50 words in length. […]

Posted on May 25, 2011 at 12:00 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Geeking Out About.com’s first birthday comes with presents for readers and writers

My first love has always been reading and the written word, so I was pleased to receive this guest post from Tim Sevenhuysen about microfiction. And after I finished formatting it for the website, I thought, “What better way would there be to celebrate GeekingOutAbout.com’s first anniversary (which was May 1), but with a creative […]

Posted on May 16, 2011 at 12:05 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · 3 Comments
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Geeky Guest Column: Micro-fiction with Tim Sevenhuysen

On a website dedicated to movies, music, video games, comics, television, and books, the thing that I geek out about seems, well, a little unusual! There is no real entertainment industry built around it, and other than a single piece of work by Ernest Hemingway that has managed to somehow worm its way into the […]

Posted on May 16, 2011 at 12:00 by Geeking Out About Staff · Permalink · One Comment
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