The Lost 'E'

Derek & Paula had popped round Steve and julie's for a good catch up but the conversation was a bit too boring for Derek and he found himself drawn into watching the Jeremy Kyle show instead.

Shopping for Wedding Dresses

It rained all day today the clouds were bloated and heavy and the spires of the colleges poked up into the grey stone-cold and unmoved. My friend stroked her bump and laughed her way


Judith is a typical receptionist working at a job she hates. Divorced with two kids, she has to walk the line. A usual bad morning turns into a wild and crazy afternoon. A funny and erotic experience for a woman who definitely deserves a break from it all.

Insert coin and squeeze

there is face powder on the lapels of her blue jacket and in it there are tiny footprints that spiral upwards towards her throat.

The Modification

Hemingway once said the broken places often become stronger than the places that are whole.

An Antidote To Writers Block (Part 50) Twelfth Night (Part Two) An Uncomfortable Conversation

Claire and I were in a room in the Kings Arms Hotel Godalming, laying naked beneath the covers in the after glow.


The magic of Christmas time


Are you wearing flip flops?

on being a VIP

Being important makes up for evening boredom and lonely nights.


happy new year

Michael Porter's Competitive Advantage 3

So is everything is dependent upon context as the Postmodernists say, is individuality dead?

Lament For a Lost Notebook

My little black book who travelled with me to Toronto and Cuba, who lay open on god knows how many beer stained bar tables in Munich while I scribbled out my alcoholic anguish…

Michael Porter's Competitive Advantage 2

From the suppliers, one gets all the tools to make a "pizza." If one decides to go with a franchise, one gets the advantage of the low-costs that are extended to the franchisor.

Wooden Heart

Frigid, cold walls, surround the wooden heart, Splintered and bare, having lost it's protective bark,

Thicker than water

They say that blood's more thick, but water runs more clear and doesn't leave a stain

Butterfly Girl - From the Diary of Katy Pillar

Dear Diary, You’re the only one I can tell about my super alter-ego Butterfly girl. Not even my best friend Jenny Treacher knows and we’ve been best friends since forever

Daddy Long Legs

A spindly splodge of ink god spilt, you make up for your looks with grace; strutting upon the air with stilts; drifting past at a ghostly pace. Oh daddy long legs, you’re so queer

A Literary High

Language can alter consciousness; letters like L.S.D.; stories can take you on a trip beyond reality. Try prose instead of Prozac; lines of verse and not Cocaine;

5. Susans Tale Part 1

Susan's journey has to start somewhere, and that is right here, today. Her life is about to become very complicated, beyond her wildest dreams and more importantly she will unravel a mystery that spans space and time.

4. The Hoax

(Story begins after 'The Hoax' heading below) Intro.