Magic Moment – Cover.

It was such a lovely experience to return to the exact spot that the cover photograph for Pictures of Deceit was taken.Not such a clear day today and the original was taken earlier in the day when the light was better but still it felt special to hold the finished book in front of where […]

The Confession

She was sitting in one on the pews forward of me, I could hear her talking away quietly, telling her problems to a God who I no longer believed in. She was a lady of around sixty, wrapped up in a grey woollen coat, it wasn’t warm in here, it never seemed warm in churches. […]

The Confession

She was sitting in one on the pews forward of me, I could hear her talking away quietly, telling her problems to a God who I no longer believed in. She was a lady of around sixty, wrapped up in a grey woollen coat, it wasn’t warm in here, it never seemed warm in churches. […]

The Station Romance.

There he is again, every morning at the same time we see each other on the platform, occasionally he misses a day and when he does I search for him, once I found him in the cafe, I wanted to tell him to hurry or we would miss our train, but of course there was […]

Namast’ay in Bed

Originally posted on StreetPsych:
Why is everyone so afraid of being sad? Lately my mood has been the topic of discussion. “Why do you sleep so much?” “Depression isn’t a hobby” “If you want to die so bad why don’t you just end it?” Whoa there buddy… I’m content staying at home, like to sleep…

Versatile Blogger Award.

I’ve made it, I’m very proud to have been awarded the versatile blogger award, my blog has been appreciated by The Ink Owl and I am incredibly happy to accept the award. The blog is an eclectic mix of writing, short stories, news about my novels and general musings. Please check out my list of nominations […]

Anxiety, Rope, Man

3 word challenge.Jerry was anxious this morning, there was a knot in his stomach. He was a big hulk of a man but this was too much. Outside the rope was being tested and the knots checked for strength and accuracy.There would be maybe a hundred people coming to watch this spectacle. He was the star […]

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