Category Archives: Short Story

Geometry of Life

Matthew was a bit of a square but he was besotted with Crystal and all her facets. She was a true diamond. Bright and beautiful, she was always straight with him. They’d met at a Circus – she was a … Continue reading

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Love Bites and Barbecues

Jonathan stood outside the big house, set back at the end of a secluded tree lined avenue. Inside the bell rang, deep and sonorous, and Jarvis the family butler answered the door. ‘You rang Sir?’ ‘Oh! Am I at the … Continue reading

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Beastly Buddies

The day started as normal… rise at 05:00, toilet, shower, shave, dress then on the road for work. On autopilot, I took the sweeping country roads in my stride, thinking about the day ahead and the usual bag of crock … Continue reading

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One For The Rodeo

Mike climbed the steps and stood by the doorway, waiting for passengers in front to take their seats. Being thrifty he’d always been careful choosing airlines but this was his first time flying lo-cost Wild West. First impressions were very … Continue reading

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Manners?

Wasim Wotdunnit entered the airport and strode purposefully to the check-in desk. He placed his case onto the conveyor belt and set his back pack down on the floor by his feet. Handing over the first class ticket, and his … Continue reading

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Hi Honey I’m Home!

Bill sat at his desk, at the window which over-looked the garden, and pondered. His mind wandered as he tried to think of something to write about for his homework. Master Lockton, his tutor, was a strict old bird, and … Continue reading

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Hush Little Baby

Holly snuggled down into her quilt and once again forced her eyes shut; terrified that Santa wouldn’t come if she couldn’t get to sleep. She and Jacquie, her Mummy, had moved into the old thatched cottage after her Daddy was … Continue reading

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