A collection of short short stories.

The Big Day

There are girly giggles and running footsteps in the hall and doors opening and shutting noisily. I think I’ll stay here for a while longer.


It’s been interesting to see who has changed and how much. Some have aged better than others.

The Bigger Picture

“Why do you keep all that bloody junk?” He’s in a mood again. I can tell. “It only collects dust,” he snaps. I carry on dusting. Better to let him...

Hold The Chair

The heat in the flat is stifling. All the windows and doors are flung open but still there’s no breeze. Tempers are raised to match the heat. It’s...

Missi - a fairy story

Missi was fed up now. A joke was a joke but it had gone too far and she was getting hungry. ‘You’ll have to wait until someone comes along and helps...