When you close your eyes to dream, what do you see? What imaginary worlds take shape? What treasures remain undiscovered? What adventure lies beyond the horizon? My name is Josh, and these are the questions that drive my writing. I’m a husband, a father and a published author. I love exploring fictional worlds and the characters that fill them.
One of the things that I’ve learned along my writing journey is the importance of input. Just over a year ago, I submitted my first piece of Flash Fiction to a christian speculative fiction magazine called Splickety. That first story scared me. I read the theme, saw the story unfold in my head, and scribbled out […]
Welcome back for Fiction Friday! Today I’m sharing the first part to a short story I wrote. Leave a comment with your predictions of what will happen next, and come back next week for part two!
My name is Josh Smith and I live in rural northeast Missouri with my wife and two children. I am an IT technician by day, and I serve on the worship team for my local church. I am also a middle school youth pastor. I've loved the idea of writing since the fifth grade. Speculative fiction gives me the ability to express my creativity and stretch a reader's imagination. I am currently working on several writing projects. Among them is my first novel. I was born in … Find out more...