A Thousand Miles Away by Cortney Joseph

Carl finally got his chance to use the payphone, smiling and waving as one of his war buddies passed by. Quickly digging a dime from his pocket, he deposited it and dialed home, hoping to be patched through just as fast. It’d been months since he’d heard from the loves of his life, and itContinue reading “A Thousand Miles Away by Cortney Joseph”

VOOOOTE!

Now that all four options for BringItByke have been shared, please feel free to vote below. 🙂 I’ll link all four below for those who want a reminder of the choices. 1 . Forever, For Always, For Love 2. Forever Dru 3. Didn’t I Blow Your Mind 4. Year of Decision

Year Of Decision (Novel Intro) by Cortney Joseph #BringItBYKE2021

The following is a snippet for a novel I’d begun titled Year Of Decision, one of my many novels set during a period I’ve been a bit obsessed with (the 70s). It was meant to introduce my three main characters. I loved it, I just never finished the novel. It is the fourth and finalContinue reading “Year Of Decision (Novel Intro) by Cortney Joseph #BringItBYKE2021”

A Sensitive Soul by Cortney Joseph #BringItBYKE2021

The following is a snippet for a novel I’d begun titled Didn’t I Blow Your Mind, one of my many novels set during a period I’ve been a bit obsessed with (the 70s). It is the third official option in my BringItBYKE2021 ‘project’ that I announced in my previous post. Please enjoy, leave your thoughts,Continue reading “A Sensitive Soul by Cortney Joseph #BringItBYKE2021”

Snap Back To Reality by Cortney Joseph #BringItBYKE2021

The following is a continuation of A Life To Remember and was meant to be included in a full novel titled Forever Dru by myself. It is the second official option in my BringItBYKE2021 ‘project’ that I announced in my previous post. Please enjoy, leave your thoughts, and Happy Reading! ____________________________ Lucinda leaned against theContinue reading “Snap Back To Reality by Cortney Joseph #BringItBYKE2021”

Brokenhearted (pt. 2) by Cortney Joseph #BringItBYKE2021

The following is the second half of an intro that included (Brokenhearted) and was meant to be included in a full novel titled Forever, For Always, For Love by myself. It is the first official option in my BringItBYKE2021 ‘project’ that I announced in my previous post. Please enjoy, leave your thoughts, and Happy Reading!Continue reading “Brokenhearted (pt. 2) by Cortney Joseph #BringItBYKE2021”

A Meeting In Secret (‘Batiste’ Novel Snippet) by Cortney Joseph

At a fabric shop in town, Genevieve Batiste looked around sparingly as she tried to find the fabrics she wanted for a much lower price. Her search seemed hopeless. Holding on to the pendant she wore, she kissed at it for better luck. “Afternoon, Genny.” Stopping just as she was about to walk down theContinue reading “A Meeting In Secret (‘Batiste’ Novel Snippet) by Cortney Joseph”

Reminiscing On Days Gone By (by Cortney Joseph)

The following is a continuation of A Family, Broken. Enjoy! ______ December 1988 :  Sitting on the back deck her husband had built with his own hands, in his favorite chair, Norma Dunn sighed deeply as memories of their life together replayed in her mind. A gentle breeze flowed around her, blowing strands of herContinue reading “Reminiscing On Days Gone By (by Cortney Joseph)”

After The Show (an FG Snippet) by Cortney Joseph

She’s back! & With a short story/snippet to boot. I just wanted to make a quick note before I share the following short. Yesterday marked the FOUR year anniversary of MyPenWritesNice and I can’t thank those of you who have been here since then, are still here, and have just joined for coming along withContinue reading “After The Show (an FG Snippet) by Cortney Joseph”