Today, one of my short-stories was featured in Transient #2: Winter 2012. The story is called "After School" and I'd say it's at least a relative of the "crime genre" if not exactly a member. I hope some of y'all can check it out. This is my second story published and the first outside of a college publication. It's an exciting step, for sure. I hope you all enjoy.…Continue
Added by Jonathan Francesco on December 11, 2012 at 8:49am — No Comments
Heard back from a local literary zine today and it looks like they wanna publish one of my short stories! :D It's a new publication and not particularly huge, but it's something, and considering the little I have published now, better than nothing. I believe it's just an e-zine for right now but they are supposed to release a physical volume annually of their best work. I imagine I'd be eligible. The release for this should be in the Fall. While this story isn't really a crime story, I…Continue
Added by Jonathan Francesco on June 1, 2012 at 8:34am — No Comments
I'm bad at blogging so this is more likely to become a disconnected jumble of ramblings and irrelevancies than anything else. But I figured I might as well try this out and see if anyone pays attention.
This is a pretty interesting place. Like the discussion. Seems less arrogant than other writing forums I've been one. I value that. Wish it were more active but I suppose I can do my part to help fix that.
I wrote a short story yesterday. Probably the most awkward…