Story and Poem of the Week and Inspiration Point

No apologies for the fact that Story of the Week is actually a series.  Stephen Thom's marvellous 'Pins' goes from strength to strength.  The first beautifully written part will draw you in to the story - follow the links to the subsequent parts and you'll find yourself somewhere you never expected to be:

Poem of the Week is Ralph's 'Nineteen and the Mermaids'.  A touch of mystery, a hint of magic, an unexpected find on a beach in winter.  It's captivating:

This week's Inspiration Point is here:

Have a good week!