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

  • My NaNoWriMo 2019 Goal
  • My NaNoWriMo 2019 Goal

    9th October 2019

    It’s October, and that means it’s nearly time for this year’s NaNoWriMo. And this year I plan to take part. For those of you who don’t know, NaNoWriMo stands for ...Read More

  • My Time at the First Chase BookFest - Group-Selfie
  • My Time at the First Chase BookFest

    4th October 2019

    On 21st September 2019, I went to the first Chase BookFest at the Museum of Cannock Chase with two of my Oldbury Writing Group (OWG) pals, Angela and Terri. The ...Read More

Latest Published Work

  • 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

  • The Unexpected Trade by Nicole J. Simms
  • The Unexpected Trade

    2nd July 2018

    ‘The Unexpected Trade’ is a 454-word flash fiction. I wrote this story for one of my Oldbury Writing Group assignments. For the assignment, we had to write a story where ...Read More

Latest Stories

  • It’s a Full Moon Tonight by Nicole J. Simms
  • It’s a Full Moon Tonight

    28th April 2018

    ‘Wow, Miss, it’s a full moon tonight.’ Helen Gibbs grabbed the board marker pen off the floor and straightened. Her eyes locked onto Stuart Greenwich. He smirked. ‘How dare you, ...Read More

  • Mission M by Nicole J. Simms
  • Mission M

    31st March 2018

    I used to love making paper aeroplanes. During class, I would write a secret message on them and fly them to Tommy, my best friend. And it was on one ...Read More