Finnian Burnett

Storyteller

I know a lot of people like to take the new year as a time of reflection. I’ve always enjoyed using my birthday as a time to do that. I think because I’m starting my winter hibernation around this time, and because birthdays are such a natural time to mark the passing years. I’m 52 …

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Hey all! I know I’ve been so wrapped up in my capstone, I’m letting other things fall by the wayside. I haven’t submitted much lately. I’ve barely written anything lately. I haven’t worked on my new novel at all in the past few months. I have a flash fiction collection about 1/2 done – this …

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Hi All! I’m excited to announce the Crow Collective has asked me back to teach a class on “Queering the Flash.” I’ll be talking about queerness in flash fiction and how to add it to your own work. We’ll do a lot of writing, some sharing (completely optional) and hopefully learn a lot. It’s a …

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Y’all. I know it’s been a while since I’ve blogged. I just finished my capstone proposal and now I have until the end of March to do all the work I proposed in it. At some point, I know I’m going to ask myself what I was thinking. However, in that time, I’ve managed to …

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Okay, no flamingos, but I needed another F word and my go-to didn’t seem appropriate. I have some events coming up that flash fiction writers (and aspiring novelists) may find interesting. First, check out this awesome 2-hour workshop through The Crow Collective. (Register here) I also have a ton of class scheduled through Inkstacks for …

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