Creative Writing

“If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.”
– Toni Morrison

The Troll Beneath the Bridge

There was once a troll whose name nobody could remember, for he has been born long before the people had arrived, when their little huts made of straw and wood had popped up across the lush countryside.  He had seen the world change, but had learnt by now that change…

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Still Life: A Sims 4 Story

Still Life: A Sims 4 Story

Prologue I still remember the moment I woke up. As I opened my eyes, I became aware of how cold the ground was against … View Post
The Visit

The Visit

The visit from my sister looks like this: Through the door, here she comes. Boots treading mud into the new rug. “It’s dry,” … View Post
British Holiday

British Holiday

Let me tell you how to have a British holiday. It should rain every day. Forget your umbrella though, and leave the car window … View Post
Wednesdays

Wednesdays

Palm comes crashing down onto the table as you thrust your papers into my face. “What is this?” you demand, spitting in your fury, … View Post
Flash Fiction Winner: ‘Game Over’

Flash Fiction Winner: ‘Game Over’

I’m pleased to share the winning entry of August’s Flash Fiction Competition!  The theme this time was ‘Game Over’, and Jess Larter … View Post
The Man at the Station

The Man at the Station

You are just ahead of me as I cross the bridge. I see your legs bent and broken, and I think: I’m thankful … View Post