Category Archives: Soulful


Jed stared out of the window; outside, dark clouds scudded across a leaden sky. Fat drops of rain spattered on the glass, their percussive beat tapping out a long forgotten rhythm. β€œIt’s raining; it’s pouring.” He smiled at the memory. … Continue reading

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What Do I Do?

The school bell rings. Reluctantly I pack my lucky green biro into the furry pencil case and drop them into my school bag. Picking up my bag, I wave goodbye to the other girls and begin the long walk home. … Continue reading

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The Long Wait

The old man walked wearily along the salt-rimed quay, to the bench where he sat facing the cold grey sea, his thoughts many miles and many years away. Watery sunlight broke through the mist, silken silence broken by the foghorn … Continue reading

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