Jennifer Worrell

Author of Short Fiction

List of Published Works

Ironology 2017  Three flash stories. "Moonlight and Love Songs" (fantasy): The fate of a movie museum as told through the POV of its memorabilia; "Stone Circuit, Black Hole" (speculative romance): Now that science and magic are one, a man is left to mourn his love more deeply than ever; and "Keep the Change" (noir comedy): A cat must take drastic measures to maintain his cushy lifestyle.  (11/4/17)

"I Have to Get This Sentence Just Right"   If you're worried about getting it right during NaNoWriMo, you're doing it wrong.  
ChiWriMo blog.  (11/3/17)

72 Hours of Insanity: An Anthology of the Games, volume 3  Short story.  "Kalfou" (horror): A woman is haunted by her dead husband in St. Louis Cemetery #1 in New Orleans.  (10/31/2017)  

"Writing Deep Scenes: Plotting Your Story through Action, Emotion and Theme"  Review.  Writer's Workout blog.  (6/11/2017)

"Cooking for One"  Flash.  After being abruptly abandoned, a woman tries to keep a sense of normalcy.  Literary Orphans Journal.   (2/28/17)

72 Hours of Insanity: An Anthology of the Games, volume 2  "Zagnut" (sci-fi): The history of the first man on the moon almost turned out differently, thanks to a Russian tech; "C. Everett Oops" (dark comedy): Family can bring about the worst in you during a gruesome funeral, and "W56.11" (dark comedy): An arrogant med student learns things aren't always what they seem in the depths of the morgue.  (10/25/2016)

"Tell It Again"  Flash.  During a particularly excruciating meal, a humorous gesture combined with wish fulfillment results in disaster.  Foliate Oak Literary Magazine.  (2/01/15)

Hungry? Chicago (editor).  (2008)
Hungry? Chicago: Family.  (2006)