Category Archives: CAKE.shortandsweet

Story :: A measure of voice

This one is for Jacky Hillary, because it’s been too long. . A measure of voice (284 words) “Are you sitting comfortably?” Cello exhales gently, and listens to a long indrawn breath on the other end. Rust clears her throat and

Story :: A measure of voice

This one is for Jacky Hillary, because it’s been too long. . A measure of voice (284 words) “Are you sitting comfortably?” Cello exhales gently, and listens to a long indrawn breath on the other end. Rust clears her throat and

Story :: Broken Green Light

Back on the wwi waggon again … for how long, who can say! This should have been posted on Thursday but I didn’t find the time to type it up. Better late than never? Broken Green Light (300 words) It had

Story :: Broken Green Light

Back on the wwi waggon again … for how long, who can say! This should have been posted on Thursday but I didn’t find the time to type it up. Better late than never? Broken Green Light (300 words) It had

A Writing Year

It’s been very quiet on this front of late; I’ve had a break from writing recently, mostly thanks to a wee bout of depression, so now I’m feeling reflective and hopeful and want to take a look at what I’ve

A Writing Year

It’s been very quiet on this front of late; I’ve had a break from writing recently, mostly thanks to a wee bout of depression, so now I’m feeling reflective and hopeful and want to take a look at what I’ve

Story :: Taking Leave

A wee sequel to last week’s piece. I really need to make time for some longer stuff! . Taking Leave (166 words) Chloe couldn’t sleep. It was a physical impossibility. Her programming allowed her to enter a state of rest that

Story :: Taking Leave

A wee sequel to last week’s piece. I really need to make time for some longer stuff! . Taking Leave (166 words) Chloe couldn’t sleep. It was a physical impossibility. Her programming allowed her to enter a state of rest that

Story :: Rubicon

I’ve not been well for the last couple of weeks, so my writing has suffered. I keep finding that I start stories for the Write-in, then I can’t find an ending or I don’t have the energy to type up

Story :: Rubicon

I’ve not been well for the last couple of weeks, so my writing has suffered. I keep finding that I start stories for the Write-in, then I can’t find an ending or I don’t have the energy to type up

Story :: Cordyceps

Not quite managed what I wanted with this but I ran out of time. I might have to come back and write more of it later! It’s a little ripped off The Last of Us, but I haven’t actually played

Story :: Cordyceps

Not quite managed what I wanted with this but I ran out of time. I might have to come back and write more of it later! It’s a little ripped off The Last of Us, but I haven’t actually played

Story :: Apathy

Apathy (47 words) Sam woke with a head full of carnival sound, dragging herself from the swamp of artificial sleep. The air reeked of toasted circuitry. Chloe was gone. As she stepped out of bed, her foot fell inches from a

Story :: Apathy

Apathy (47 words) Sam woke with a head full of carnival sound, dragging herself from the swamp of artificial sleep. The air reeked of toasted circuitry. Chloe was gone. As she stepped out of bed, her foot fell inches from a