Certificate 15

Ages 15 and up

Right?

Yesterday should have been a lovely day, I’d picked up my nine-month-old grandson Darius from his mum’s Claudette’s house, to take him to my Place of...

The Poor

So much to be told and so much we don’t say We yearn for money, the hunger won’t let us think Whispering silences of envy are invading my mind They...

Here is the Newspeak

No translation offered. Image is from the me.me site so I suppose they don't care if I use it...

The Unendurable Weight

I struggle to stand it, this unendurable weight it seems to multiply each time we step on the scale. It is heavy, this steel pound of malformation...
Cherry

I'm Not Disappointed, I'm Just Angry Chapter 9

Ofsted The one guaranteed way to lose a room in teaching is start by saying, ‘Ofsted will look for...’ A third of the room will panic, this third...
Gold cherry

I will change. I promise

Four short stories, linked by change.
Cherry

Flying Saucer (v) The Secret American Air Base

"What?" I said, incredulous. "Aye, she's right," the Boatman said. "All this talk of flying saucers is arsehair wool being pulled over yer eyes."...

Wave Faction Ch. 1

On a small, mostly isolated island off the western coast of Tarusca people have never feared getting caught up in war. They were distant enough from the frontlines, and that made especially made one Oliver Heeloz happy. Of course such peace is inevitably doomed to fade, especially when a treasure is uncovered on the isle. More than opposing factions will be at war over ancient technology.

Part of my Autobiography - Saturday's Girl

Chapter 2 – Saturday’s Girl I decided to look for a Saturday job in that last year at school so I could earn some money to buy myself clothes. I was...