Eclectic Voices

Fiction, Monologues, Plays & More

The Fold

By Chelsea Sutton Originally published in The Rattling Wall’s Only Light Can Do That: 100 Post-Election Poems, Stories & Essays. On November 9, 2016, The Rattling Wall and PEN Center … Continue reading

June 26, 2017 · 1 Comment

100 Word Story Challenge: Prophecy, Doom, & Betrayal

For at least one person in history, the 15th of March turned out to be an inauspicious day. For this month’s blog challenge, write a 100-word story on prophecy, doom, … Continue reading

March 13, 2016 · 1 Comment

One Minute Play Challenge: Valentines

One Minute Play Challenge: Write a play with a Beginning, Middle and End that all happens in One Minute. Theme: Since next month is February the Theme will be Valentine’s Day. Doesn’t … Continue reading

February 15, 2016 · 1 Comment

Goodbye Moon

Part of the February Writing Challenge: Write a love story for the thing you love the most. By Chelsea Sutton The werewolf dreads that night once a month when she … Continue reading

February 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

My Body in Abstract

a monologue by Chelsea Sutton A woman has paid for a “confidence building” service so she can do a coal walk or “firewalk”.  *Note: some strong language ahead.* WOMAN My … Continue reading

January 12, 2015 · Leave a comment


Part of the Eclectic Voices Halloween Issue by Chelsea Sutton We starved that mouse until you could see its ribs stretching against its skin, one pointy little edge breaking through … Continue reading

October 27, 2014 · 2 Comments

First Ever Eclectic Voices Reading Festival is Here!

The Eclectic Voices Writers Group has been toiling away all year long, and now the time has come – the first ever Eclectic Voices Reading Festival has arrived! Featuring readings … Continue reading

July 28, 2014 · 2 Comments

Nine Questions With: Eclectic Voices Writer Chelsea Sutton

Here at Eclectic Voices, we are just as interested in the behind-the-scenes madness of creative minds as we are in the final product. So, we decided to offer you some juicy … Continue reading

June 15, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Evolution of Voice: We Are What We Pretend To Be

I recently turned 29 and created that obligatory “30 Things To Do Before Turning 30” list. I’m not going to post it publically, since it would probably be more embarrassing … Continue reading

June 1, 2014 · 5 Comments

The Real Thing

a monologue by Chelsea Sutton A young caterer slumps in a chair, a dirty wrinkled apron tied around her waist, the clothes peppered in flour and splashes of different sauces … Continue reading

May 5, 2014 · 3 Comments

A Moment for Magical Realism

a thought from Eclectic Voices Coordinator Chelsea Sutton This is how the conversation goes: Random Person: Oh, you’re a writer?  What kind of stuff do you write? Me: Plays and … Continue reading

March 9, 2014 · 3 Comments