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

  • Why You Should Use Writing Prompts
  • Why You Should Use Writing Prompts

  • 13th August 2018

  • Ever since I started writing, I have loved using writing prompts. In fact, my first written stories came from writing prompts – I did many free creative writing courses, and ...Read More

  • July 2018 Writing Goals Review and August 2018 Writing Goals
  • July 2018 Writing Goals Review and August 2018 Writing Goals

  • 1st August 2018

  • Oh no, it’s August! (Runs around screaming) It’s crazy how quickly July went. To be honest, it still feels like the start of July. Sadly, July didn’t go to plan. ...Read More

Latest Published Work

  • 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

  • My New Test Subject
  • My New Test Subject

  • 23rd November 2017

  • ‘My New Test Subject’ is a science fiction horror flash fiction story. This story was written for Oldbury Writing Group’s creative writing newspaper. We (Oldbury Writing Group) were asked to ...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