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The Cave Chapter 4

The Cave Chapter 4 Xu Hongqi had just seen the most beautiful woman in the world and immediately fell in love. She was absolutely gorgeous. He couldn...

Downshire Diary – (51) Heatherlands – Doctor in the House (Part 01)

Downshire is a relatively small English county but like a pocket battleship it packs a lot in, a short but beautiful coastline, a channel port, the Ancient forests of Dancingdean and Pepperstock, the craggy ridges and manmade lakes of the Pepperstock Hills National Park, the rolling hills of the Downshire Downs, the beautiful Finchbottom Vale and farm land as far as the eye can see from the Trotwood’s and the Grace’s in the south to the home of the Downshire Light infantry, Nettlefield, and their affluent neighbour’s, Roespring and Tipton in the north but our story begins slightly further south equidistant between Nettlefield and the Oxley’s, in the beautiful village of Heathervale.
Cherry

Angel 28 (proposal)

Angel glanced around at the clock. There wasn’t a lot of time left. She took a deep breath and just came out with it. ‘I don’t know if you heard, but...
Cherry

Second Star to the Right

Seventeen years, three meetings, two stars
Cherry

The Riots

The news showed footage of shop windows being smashed. Cars tipped on their sides and set alight. Rioters lobbed stones and bottles at the police. A...

Dr Poo

The time lord stepped out of the Portaloo and consulted his wrist watch. “Well that took longer than expected,” he said.

The Eternal Game of Equine Musical Statues

The horses just stood there. In the field. Completely still. Forever.

The Body of the House

As Summer gave way to Autumn and the evenings gradually darkened, I would make my way back to the flat after an evening in the pub, my head swimming...
Cherry

The New Shopping Queen

Ted: "Jen, Andy, thanks both of you for volunteering to be the new Shopping Queen. It's a competitive process, so Ken's going to ask you a few...
Cherry

Among friends

I feel more Spanish when I’m out. It’s a strange old business. Three and a half years. Brexit one year in. Ties in UK. Ties here. Responsibilities...