Nicole J. Simms

Welcome

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

  • Exploring Reedsy’s Free Writing Courses
  • Exploring Reedsy’s Free Writing Courses

    17th May 2020

    I have recently been inspired to start working on my idea for a children’s fiction series — I know this isn’t part of my goals for 2020, but sometimes it’s ...Read More

  • My Trip to Much Wenlock
  • My Trip to Much Wenlock

    10th May 2020

    On the 5th October 2019, some of my Oldbury Writing Group pals and I visited Much Wenlock to celebrate our belated fifth birthday. Our actual birthday is 22nd August, and ...Read More


Latest Published Work

  • Is There a Killer in Mrs Norris’s House? by Nicole J. Simms
  • Is There a Killer in Mrs Norris’s House?

    31st October 2019

    ‘Is There a Killer in Mrs Norris’s House?’ is a 1316-word short story. The story is told in the second person, and you are the main character of the story. ...Read More

  • The Book of Drabbles by Nicole J. Simms
  • The Book of Drabbles

    2nd August 2019

    The Book of Drabbles is an e-book collection of twenty drabbles (100-word stories). The stories range from heartfelt to spooky. In this collection, social media distracts a superhero, a friendship ...Read More


Latest Stories

  • I Can Be Beautiful Too by Nicole J. Simms
  • I Can Be Beautiful Too

    27th April 2020

    Did your father ever give you a nickname? Mine did, but there was no love behind the name, only hate. I wasn’t his princess, his sweetie or his pumpkin. No, ...Read More

  • May I Take Your Order by Nicole J. Simms
  • May I Take Your Order?

    29th March 2020

    Your stomach rumbles. Hmm, what shall I have for dinner? You think, leaning back against the sofa. The week has been tough. Your boss has insisted on you increasing your ...Read More