Stories

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I am a web programmer and short fiction writer from Australia. I tweet (occasionally!) at @janebrownau.

Published works:

“Treenemies” Every Day Fiction, June 13th, 2022

“I Love Doughnuts (a Little Too Much)” Martian Magazine #5, May 2022
(published online on June 6th 2022)

“Maudie’s Basement Bar” Every Day Fiction, April 4th 2022

“Holy Banana Peel” AntipodeanSF #282, March 6th 2022

“You Left Something in Your Cart” Little Old Lady Comedy, February 8th 2022

“The Fashion Police Are Watching” MetaStellar, December 15th 2021

“We Had To, Didn’t We?” Midnight Echo #16, November 29th 2021

“The Chocolate Test” Every Day Fiction, October 19th 2021

“Tending to Echo” Etherea Magazine #3, October 15th 2021

“How to Lose Weight In 30 Days With The Lit-Fit Diet For Extreme Literature Enthusiasts” Little Old Lady Comedy, September 16th 2021

“Betty’s New Career” Friday Flash Fiction, August 8th 2021

“I’m Getting Off the Bus!” Every Day Fiction, July 14th 2021

“Who Wants to Be a Reaper” The Centropic Oracle, June 4th 2021
(Audio version narrated by Kenneth Tynan)
This story was shortlisted for the 2021 Aurealis Awards in the ‘Fantasy Short Story’ category!

“Blame the Photo” Friday Flash Fiction, December 18th 2020

“Zorg Does It Again” Friday Flash Fiction, December 16th 2020

“Life on the Land” 50-Word Stories, September 30th 2020

“Attack of the Killer Sandwiches!” The Daily Drunk, September 26th 2020

Competition stories:

Furious Fiction:

“Maudie’s Basement Bar” longlisted, September 2021

“The Chocolate Test” longlisted, June 2021

“What Big Hands” longlisted, May 2020

Morgen Bailey’s 100-word Competition:

A Mother’s Applause” tied second place, April 2021

“A Full House” tied second place, December 2020

“To Boldly Go” third place, November 2020

“Bubble Bubble” second place, July 2020

“My Beautiful Table” winner, April 2020

“Don’t Look” tied second place, February 2020

“The Typo” and “The Gift” joint winners, November 2019

“The Faulty Bot” winner, October 2019


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