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

  • The 2020 Evergreen Writing Oasis Virtual Writing Retreat — My Thoughts
  • The 2020 Evergreen Writing Oasis Virtual Writing Retreat — My Thoughts

    28th July 2020

    The weekend of July 17th to 19th held the first Evergreen Writing Oasis virtual writing retreat, which was broadcasted via YouTube. This retreat allowed writers across the world to participate ...Read More

  • Taking Part in My First Writers’ HQ Online Writers’ Retreat
  • Taking Part in My First Writers’ HQ Online Writers’ Retreat

    18th July 2020

    Have you ever taken part in an online writers’ retreat? Well, I hadn’t until I saw a Facebook post advertising a free online writers’ retreat with Writers’ HQ. As you ...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

  • Cake for a Neighbour by Nicole J. Simms
  • Cake for a Neighbour

    2nd August 2020

    ‘I’ll make a cake. That’s what I’ll do, and I’ll make it now.’ Sally rushed into the pantry, pushing pots and pans aside. Where was it? Oh, she really did ...Read More

  • Behind You by Nicole J. Simms
  • Behind You

    28th June 2020

    I sit at the dining table, staring at the Facebook video call window on my laptop screen. ‘Oh, where is Anna?’ Thanks to the bloody Covid-19 Lockdown, I haven’t seen ...Read More