The 50 Virus.

Lynn had heard about this concept, how women when they reached fifty years old went either headlong into madness or disappeared into old age making themselves invisible. She had recently entered her fifties and found that as yet she had no idea which way she would go. The family had moved away now and the […]

The Charade – Part 7

I have continued the short story, I still have little idea where it’s going but I will add to it from time to time and hopefully we might have a bit of storytelling going on. If you would like to add to it or give the next part some direction, please feel free. I just […]

Come Back in Peace and Love

She sits in the dark of her room with the curtains pulled wide open to allow the light of the supermoon to fall across her altar. The flames from her black candles danced with a slight breeze that moved through the room. Tonight for this special ceremony she wore a purple and white flowing gown, […]

It’s All In The Cards

She bowed her head and turned over the next card in the layout. She was deep in thought. Her relationship with Sam had been going nowhere for too long and the first card about herself had shown her that there was a painful separation coming up, the card she chose for Sam spoke of betrayal. Her […]

The Charade – Part 4

I have continued the short story, I still have no idea where it’s going but I will add to it from time to time and hopefully we might have a bit of storytelling going on. If you would like to add to it or give the next part some direction, please feel free. I just […]

The Charade – Part 3

The story continues… This part was added by Carol Taylor you can find her at https://niume.com/pages/profile/?userID=42183 or at her WordPress blog https://blondieaka.wordpress.com/  I’m loving the change of direction. I still have no idea where it’s going but I will add to it from time to time and hopefully we might have a bit of storytelling […]

The Scariest Moment.

The scariest moment is indeed just before you start but also the most exhilarating, that blank page so full of promise, just waiting to be filled with the tender thoughts in your mind. Scary, but amazing almost a type of alchemy, turning thoughts into words, hands move and create one letter at a time, can […]

Please Do Not Touch

The shop assistant welcomes him….. He walks into the shop every inch a grown man but acts like a child, he walks around having to touch everything his eyes see, when he sees a sign that says ‘Please Do Not Touch’ it is not seen as a request, it is seen as a challenge. So […]

Competition Winner.

I finally plucked up the courage to enter an online writing competition run by a Facebook group Bristol & Somerset Folklore & History. They used a picture as a prompt to write about by previous photographic competition winner  Gill Pettitt. Here is my story which won the competition. Florence   The day gently dawns. I sit […]

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