November Short Story: Piper

This story was first published in 30 parts via Twitter during November. It is now reproduced in a complete form, a number of small edits and corrections made to improve narrative flow and maintain correct continuity. Enjoy. Piper Maggie Piper can’t sleep, won’t take the chance she’ll miss her son again. It’s 1.15 am, brain's … Continue reading November Short Story: Piper

September Short Story: Sacrifice

WARNING: This story deals with adult themes and should, as a result, be approached responsibly. This story was first published in 30 parts via Twitter during September. It is now reproduced in a complete form, a number of small edits and corrections made to improve narrative flow and maintain correct continuity. Enjoy. Sacrifice   Knowing … Continue reading September Short Story: Sacrifice

August Short Story :: Lydia

This story was first published in 31 parts via Twitter during August. It is now reproduced in a complete form, a number of small edits and corrections made to improve narrative flow and maintain correct continuity. Enjoy. Lydia The Circus has never visited Anchorbridge before, of that Connie is certain. It’s not even on the … Continue reading August Short Story :: Lydia

The Story of Us

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LuD2Aa0zFiA As the process of applying for poetry mentorships has been moving forward, my brain is thinking about all the means by which I ought to be improving the other forms of writing which form the backbone of my online life: not simply blogging, but the narrative forms too. I'll be trying a different approach … Continue reading The Story of Us

EX/WHI :: Part Six

Previous Part :: Next Part The bottles behind the cafe’s counter might look full of alcohol but it is immediately apparent they’re empty, and not even made of glass. What Chris finds fascinating is the illusion they create: same weight, even with obvious transparency, but constructed from something unbreakable, that bounces back every time he … Continue reading EX/WHI :: Part Six

June Short Story :: Alias

This story was first published in 30 parts via Twitter during June. It is now reproduced in a complete form, a number of small edits and corrections made to improve narrative flow and maintain correct continuity. WARNING: This story deals with adult themes and should, as a result, be approached responsibly. Enjoy. Alias Christopher Ashcroft … Continue reading June Short Story :: Alias

EX/WHI :: Part One

Previous Part :: Next Part Arrival Minus One This hotel room is beyond his normal range: the British government are now paying for a polished, understated testimony as expert witness, so it makes sense that they’d offer the best. There is no time to worry about jet-lag either: Mark can sleep all afternoon, once the … Continue reading EX/WHI :: Part One