The Long Kiss Goodbye

Amazingly, we're seven days into January already, which I have to say feels more like a full month of brain pushed to the literary grindstone. Amazingly, there is break scheduled at the end of this week, as there's two major submissions on the board. Number one went this morning, after more than the usual portion … Continue reading The Long Kiss Goodbye

December Short Story: Solstice

This story was first serialised in 31 daily parts during December via the @AlternativeChat and @InternetofWords Twitter feeds [9am and 4pm GMT respectively.] 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. Solstice In indistinct, freezing first light, Eric … Continue reading December Short Story: Solstice

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

Sleigh Ride

It's mid November, and although it might be a wee bit early to shove up the decorations, we can start the process of planning for next month. Americans are about to do that Thanksgiving thing shortly, but let's be honest, a day is not enough. I have loads of people to thank in 2018, far more … Continue reading Sleigh Ride

October Short Story: GoldenBalls

WARNING: This story deals with adult themes and should, as a result, be approached responsibly. This story was first published in 31 parts via Twitter during October. 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. GoldenBalls ‘...and that’s … Continue reading October Short Story: GoldenBalls

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