Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Tweet the Meat - Update

I was rushing yesterday, as I am again this morning. I came home from work to a husband in severe back pain and unable to move. We did a round of doctors and pharmacies and then I played nursie when we got home. We will do it all again today.

Tweet the Meat is a "Twitter-Based Horror Zine." Horror stories in 140 characters or less. They pay $1.00 per accepted submission. I decided to try this after reading about it at Susan's stoney river.

If you use twitter, you can find my story at http://twitter.com/tweetthemeat for the rest of today.

If you do not twitter, I will post it later. Tweet the Meat has first "publishing" rights.

This is my first official paid story.

Winter Solstice Light at Esoteric Uncovered.

16 comments:

  1. Sorry about your husband's back. I hope he is better soon.

    I am not sure what tweet the meat is? I think congratulations is in order for your writing prowess.

    Your tree is just beautiful with all the lights and the reflections.

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  2. Please post later because I don't tweet...also wishing your husband well...

    much love

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  3. Aww i hope your husband feel better! Congrats on being a paid published writer :)
    i've tagged you in my recent Christmas post. Check it out if you'd like to play along.

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  4. DEJA VU!!! *Downs a double shot of Woo Woo

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  5. ok you're going to think I'm crazy. You probably already do, so we're set.

    I had back pain for years. They wanted to do crazy surgeries on me and I'm pretty young.
    Someone told me to read this. I was like, you're a nut sack. I read it. I have no more pain. I swear to you.
    http://www.amazon.com/Healing-Back-Pain-Mind-Body-Connection/dp/0446392308/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1260902162&sr=8-1

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  6. Hope your Hubby is better!
    A paid story - yeah!!!!
    I don't do twitter so I'm looking forward to your post.

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  7. Hey, you're a professional writer now! $$$

    Hope your hubby is feeling better soon!

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  8. Being a nurse and a writer....you are both heroic and creative. I hope your husbands back is better soon.

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  9. Congrats. I looked on the site, but I don't know which one is you, and I got a bit scared, so I'll wait for you to share it with us.

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  10. I REALLY hope your husband is feeling better today. There is a lot of stress this time of year with all of the hauling of decorations and trees. Praying for his speedy recovery!

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  11. Oh my...I'm not sure how to submit my work of art to them, otherwise I would certainly have to try, although I am a romance writer.

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  12. I can't understand twitter for the life of me!

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  13. Your tree is just beautiful with all the lights and the reflections.

    Work from home India

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