The Xmas Card

Anna sat down to write on the multi coloured Christmas card she had spent over an hour selecting in the David Jones Xmas section. Baby animals jumping around the well known portly man in his red suit filled the front of the card. Anna was sure her new grandson would love it. Her first grandchild.… Continue reading The Xmas Card

The Tale of Old Silverback

🔥🔥 HOT OFF THE PRESS 🔥🔥 “King of the forest, old Silverback, fell down with a thump on the soft mulch-littered ground, and the whole forest held their breath. They realised something was wrong.” A teaser for my children’s short story which I am SUPER excited to announce is now finally available in print as… Continue reading The Tale of Old Silverback

The Lost Hour

The pavement rushed towards Angie’s face like an overnight intercity train. Last sound she heard was when her skull cracked; last thing she remembered was seeing three colours, red, blue and green. It was also what her facial bruising looked like over the next couple of weeks. First blood red, then the bluish tint and… Continue reading The Lost Hour

Thanks Giving Dinner

Short story written for competition. Only prompt was this picture had to be the opening scene. Didn’t win , but I loved writing the story ‘Is that a chip?’ Moira thinks out loud leaning across to pick up the sparkling wine glass. The table is set with luxurious silver ware, sparkling glasses and perfume rich… Continue reading Thanks Giving Dinner

My Last Love

My second short story published first on Short Fiction Break in September 2017 *************************************************************************** He was not my first love. But he ended up my biggest and my last love. It was a short love affair, but the fall was intense. We both knew it would not be an easy road yet it was a… Continue reading My Last Love