Picks of the Month

September

Cherry
Pick of the Month

Again

So, here I am. Standing in this familiar hallway with a suitcase in each hand, wondering if I should be here at all. Turn around and leave again? I...

August

Gold cherry
Pick of the Month

Brooklyn Heart

The sunlight glare on the mirror washed out James Eliot's nineteen-year-old face making his eyes pale and translucent. On the wall there was a shadow...
Gold cherry
Story of the week
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Round The Corner (Part One)

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

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...
Gold cherry
Poem of the week
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Romance Killer

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April

March

Gold cherry
Story of the week
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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.
Gold cherry
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The day after yesterday

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

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