dirty blues

April 11, 2016 zaji 0

This is an unedited excerpt from a work in progress. Down by the jook joint is where the sweatin’ and grindin’ began. But it by […]

i am misplaced

April 9, 2016 zaji 3

Writing Prompt: Misplaced Write a new post in response to today’s one-word prompt. The cosmic hand misplaced me, Zhala, and dropped me here. I traveled […]

it’s an imitation

March 29, 2016 zaji 1

Writing Prompt: Flangiprop! Invent a definition for the word “flangiprop,” then use the word in a post. Some things were too insane to be real, […]

no help for the helpless

March 28, 2016 zaji 1

Writing Prompt: Help Write a new post in response to today’s one-word prompt. Giant black garbage bags sat to the left and right of her. […]

forgetting you

March 14, 2016 zaji 0

I wrote this micro fiction piece today. Decided to play with an idea. ∞ ∞ ∞ ∞ i twist. i forgot about you last night. […]


March 13, 2016 zaji 0

This is a wild idea I came up with. Definitely needs some work (a lot of work) but it could become an interesting story if […]

when we were one (free!)

March 7, 2016 zaji 0

For a limited time I’m sharing my USA Today reviewed speculative fiction novel, When We Were One, for FREE. “…her story is a celebration of […]

tales from the road

February 27, 2016 zaji 0

Another possibility that could be developed into something. Must keep writing and editing and editing and editing. The van eased its way down highway 80 […]

the scrolls of ankh

February 21, 2016 zaji 0

Excerpt from a potential story. The Year One It was the time of change. The world was rediscovering itself in the aftermath of the great […]

the highway

February 21, 2016 zaji 0

The dusty black tar receding behind Panga ran into the forlorn past. Far from the groping and needy future, the road ahead beckoned her to […]

the elec-trick company

February 7, 2016 zaji 2

This is the beginning of an idea I believe I can flesh out and do something interesting with. I was thinking about consumerism, commercialism, capitalism, […]

the altar gods

February 5, 2016 zaji 2

This is a short story I’m still working on. It’s rough around the edges, but I like the idea of it. I started writing it […]