Picks of the Month

August

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Story of the week
Pick of the Month

Round The Corner (Part One)

A sort of fairy story, for sort of grown ups. Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons

July

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Poem of the week
Pick of the Month

Life Underwater

In my life underwater, everything has learnt the trick of heaviness, slow as Sunday afternoon. Something ponderous with yellow eyes, all bones and...
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June

Gold cherry
Story of the week
Pick of the Month

Operation March Hare

The Department is located in Whitehall, approximately six floors below ground level, in a sprawling maze of corridors known as the Rabbit Warren. The...
Gold cherry
Pick of the Month

Mirror World

Personal...

May

Gold cherry
Story of the week
Pick of the Month

And He Called It The Devil (Part 1)

The twins weren't bullies. Nothing like that. They just liked to have a laugh. You had to have a laugh, if you wanted to get through on the farm. It...

April

March

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Story of the week
Pick of the Month

Sunrise

​Over 300 British and Commonwealth soldiers were executed on The Western Front during the First World War, most for 'cowardice' or 'desertion in the face of the enemy'. Yet in spite of what we have long known about PTSD, and the fact that some of the victims were too young to have been serving in the army, successive governments refused to issue a blanket pardon for them until 2006. Their convictions, however, have never been quashed, which means their 'offences' remain.
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The day after yesterday

...on millpond water, I gripped this groaning mast...

February

Cherry
Pick of the Month

The Autumn of Her Years

She was suddenly overcome by a desperate urge to be on her own, away from the formality, the fuss and above all, the sympathy. She leaned forward and...
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