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The time had come for me to wear something new for my dreamboat, so he gave me a card that makes numbers and told me to go into town. He called me useless and…
I tear towards Earth on an endless chute, terrified and bawling. Hope has launched me on my way but at some point on the frantic journey I slow to a snail’s pace, deaf to my own screams, and…Blog Vicious Circle 4 Likes
An art lover’s wet dream, a gallery that is as artistic as the art it holds. A giant open aired labyrinth of twisted green hedges with wide dead ends…Blog Absorbing Art 8 Likes The Light Under The Door Blog The Light Under The Door 4 Likes Safe to Knock (Flash500 - 499 words)
“You don’t want to go in there, mate.”
I raised an eyebrow.…Blog Safe to Knock (Flash500 - 499 words) 4 Likes The Career Plan (Flash 500 - 498 words)
“Hey, Mikey. What do you want to be when you grow up?”
“I want to be a ghost, Mummy,” he had…Blog The Career Plan (Flash 500 - 498 words) 6 Likes Claimed (350 words)
Mark awoke, blinking back a light in his left eye, then his right.
"Good," a man said, cheerily, "Everything's working." Mark didn't know the man's face but felt familiarity in the…Blog HEART AND LUNG MACHINE (497 Words) 5 Likes THE MISER'S FUTAKUCHI-ONNA (493 Words)
It was after midnight when Michael made his way upstairs to prepare for bed. His wife had turned in earlier due to her migraines, so she was already asleep—or so he'd thought. But when he emerged…Blog THE MISER'S FUTAKUCHI-ONNA (493 Words) 5 Likes Phantoms on the Midnight Highway - Flash500 H
A crisp night, moonlit silver. A light breeze shifts restless leaves across the blacktop.…Blog Phantoms on the Midnight Highway - Flash500 H 9 Likes
I try to quit this love/hate relationship I have with writing. I feel like Al Pacino in Godfather three. "Just when I thought I was out... they pull me back…Blog I'm a Writer 2 Likes Empathy
Ellen's Eyes Met Karen's, noticing her white Doctors coat. …Blog Empathy 7 Likes
(Note: This was originally written as a horror story competition entry a few years back, but was excluded by the organisers as they felt that it had the potential to disturb and shock some of…Blog The Golden Years 2 Likes
Shards of moonlight pierce the boarded windows and stab at the corners of the room.
As he tries to…Blog A Last Hunter's Moon 6 Likes More Than Words
'She had the most beautiful eyes,' he begins as he and a friend sip their pints. 'She also had the biggest pair of ..'…Blog More Than Words 8 Likes Burning the Past
Quietly, she turns the doorknob and enters the room. Her throat burns with breath that can’t escape, afraid even the slightest exhale will give away her presence in the large house.
The…Blog Burning the Past 9 Likes Porcelain
“Give me the doll Annie”, Sarah’s voice was firm; she concentrated on making sure it didn't crack.
“Put her down sweetie, please”
“But Mummy, she’s dirty” Annie voice, an…Blog Porcelain 8 Likes