Nicole J. Simms


Welcome to my website. This website is my writing portfolio where you can see all my published stories. As well as a portfolio of work, from here you can keep up to date with my latest news, and my general thoughts on this unexpected writing journey of mine. So if you're a publisher, editor, reader, alien, etc., please feel free to browse.

Latest Blog Post

  • Oldbury Writing Group Book Launch – From Sunrise to Sunset

  • 20th April 2017

  • After months of planning and preparation, our (The Oldbury Writing Group) book launch is finally here. We will be launching our World War Two anthology of poems and short stories ...Read More

  • March 2017 Writing Goals Review and April 2017 Writing Goals

  • 10th April 2017

  • It’s April! Can you believe it? I don’t know what happened to March. It feels like 2017 is zooming by, and I’m a snail trying to keep up. So, yeah, ...Read More

  • The Novella Challenge

  • 21st March 2017

  • I’m writing a novella. Well, not right now, but I will once I finish the planning stages. If you’ve seen my writing goals, you will know that one of my ...Read More

Latest Published Work

  • The Cinema Experience

  • 17th January 2017

  • ‘The Cinema Experience’ is a 100-word story (drabble). This story was originally written for SpeckLit but was sadly rejected. However, my story finally found a home on the Horror Tree’s ...Read More

  • My Sweet Gift to You

  • 9th January 2017

  • ‘My Sweet Gift to You’ is a 100-word story (drabble). This story was originally written for the 2016 Reader’s Digest 100-word competition. Sadly, I wasn’t shortlisted, but I did manage ...Read More

  • Meeting the Parents

  • 16th November 2016

  • ‘Meeting the Parents’ is a 50-word story. This story was written for the NineVoices’ 2016 50-word Halloween competition. For the competition, I had to write a 50-word story inspired by ...Read More