Category Archives: Short Stories

Last chance for Humping the Boonies!

Last July I printed fifty copies of a flash fiction chapbook: Humping the Boonies. I now have just THREE COPIES LEFT. Those ones right there below, in fact. If you want one of these books, leave a comment, tweet or

Last chance for Humping the Boonies!

Last July I printed fifty copies of a flash fiction chapbook: Humping the Boonies. I now have just THREE COPIES LEFT. Those ones right there below, in fact. If you want one of these books, leave a comment, tweet or

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

Pigeon poetry and chapbooks for posting

Last summer I published three chapbooks: my own book Humping the Boonies, and two collections featuring myself and a number of other writers; Three Broken Ribs and Four Sleeves.  All three books are now available to buy in hard copy

Pigeon poetry and chapbooks for posting

Last summer I published three chapbooks: my own book Humping the Boonies, and two collections featuring myself and a number of other writers; Three Broken Ribs and Four Sleeves.  All three books are now available to buy in hard copy

‘Humping the Boonies’ ebook now available!

I’m delighted to announce that my first echapbook, Humping the Boonies is now available to buy from Smashwords. chapbook (n) 1.  a small book or pamphlet of popular tales, ballads, etc., formerly hawked about by chapmen. 2.  a small book or pamphlet, often of poetry. (from: dictionary.com) The book is pay-what-you-want, so you can download it for free, or choose what

‘Humping the Boonies’ ebook now available!

I’m delighted to announce that my first echapbook, Humping the Boonies is now available to buy from Smashwords. chapbook (n) 1.  a small book or pamphlet of popular tales, ballads, etc., formerly hawked about by chapmen. 2.  a small book or pamphlet, often of poetry. (from: dictionary.com) The book is pay-what-you-want, so you can download it for free, or choose what

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