Short Stories

From my book of short stories:


Rattle Ghost - a re-telling of Rumpelstiltskin - part1

This is a retelling of a fairy tale with a modern take, well, pre-new normal. Written in 2016. From my book of short stories:

Ead’s Invisible Bin Spaceship

A little Douglas Adams inspired story I did in 2017 before you can't gather in public spaces anymore. From my book of short stories:

The Recovery Centre

Two men have a chat in a recovery centre in Woolwich. From my book of short stories:

Departure Gate

A short story that many people missunderstand.

Stage 2030 Covid

Written Oct 2020. Dystopian Sci-Fi.

Albert and Perky

A very short story written 2020. If you like trains and cats...

Keep Us Safe

I remember the world before the virus. Long before the smart cites, long before I lived in this box. It’s lucky I live in my own head now, though I’m...

A woman and her children

Carol followed the back alley quickly. She thought no one had seen her when she crossed the main road. She knew the back ways in the town very well,...

The Viper

The hood made my world dark and the ropes that bound my wrists and ankles stopped me moving at all, as I lay on the hard tiled floor behind the sofa...