Nicole J. Simms

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  • Failed Illusion by Nicole J. Simms
  • Failed Illusion

  • Filed under: Stories

  • 27th October 2017

  • Magnus, the magician, strutted onto the stage holding a chainsaw. The audience applauded. Wow, they love me, he thought. When the applause faded, Magnus said, ‘Please welcome my lovely assistant...Read More


  • The Cinema Experience
  • The Cinema Experience

  • Filed under: Published

  • 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
  • My Sweet Gift to You

  • Filed under: Published

  • 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


  • Card with my prize money from NineVoices
  • Meeting the Parents

  • Filed under: Published

  • 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