Non-fiction

The Girl and the Time Machine Part 2

The Girl and the Time Machine Part 2 by Moises Bautista I began walking up the stairs to the third floor. Although not physically tired, I got the...

The Girl and the Time Machine Part 1

The Girl and the Time Machine by Moises Bautista I built a time machine. I had built a time machine. Everything I planned was finally ready at last...

Give Thanks for What You Have

Give Thanks for What You Have We were sitting in front of Wegman’s, on a Saturday morning, enjoying coffee and breakfast. We had been to the gym this...

I Believe in Rainbows

It was mid-January 2013. I remember it well because like any other January it was miserable; wet and cold with the threat of snow. I was working...

Daniel Part Two.

Six weeks ago, I had a letter letting me know I had (another) council tax bill to add with the one I already had and the made up one I was given, the...

Five Minutes.

It began to get dark at 4.20pm, Daniel decided to walk to get his son, three miles away, I said, “Let me drive you,” He replied, “No, I’ll be OK.”...

A taste of life in a Nissen hut - Tom Browne's Schooldays it ain't!

In 1957/58 I was in the 1st form at boarding school and we lived in a Nissen hut in front of a grand old manor house that contained many of the...

dear ____ - 3

Dear _____ , It has been a while, I thought you dear reader, deserved some context to how long it has been, as i assume you are reading these all at...

Night Dream Believer

At the beginning of the year I wrote a short piece about a vivid dream I had. Whilst sleeping I experienced guilt for not being available to join in...