Angels, Lovers and Songbirds – Chapter 13 – Christmastide

The next day was Christmas Eve and apart from the delivery of Christmas gifts and cards to friends and exchanging seasonal greetings with those important to him he spent the day alone as unfortunately he wouldn’t be seeing Kayleigh

Choice Tales from the Vale – (174) The Wedding Planner (Part 01)

Twenty eight year old Paul Galasso had himself an older woman, a forty year old, recently divorced posh piece by the name of Antonia Tarling-Toley, who was not only ready willing and able she also had a huge house that backed onto the The Forest Ridge Golf Club in the village of Forest Dean situated equidistant between Shallowfield and Childean.

The sleep meats

There is no word in your language for what I’m doing now. Tutoch we call it in our tongue. It is a soft, reassuring noise we make to calm a coati,...

Girl that speaks no words

I open my mouth, move my tongue, but I omit no sound, not so much as a groan. Even the flapping of the tongue is inaudible. Sudden mute syndrome is...

The Strawberry Pickers

Moving as one they stand and stretch, arching their backs against the stiffness. The younger woman, stoops again to stack the other’s crates on top...

The Magic Lullaby

Once upon a time there was a little boy and girl called Lulu and Bobby whose parents loved them very much and, every night, to send them off to sleep...

Angels, Lovers and Songbirds – Chapter 12 – The Secret Songbird

After all his guests had left, despite the fact he had had the busiest week he could remember and he’d been up half the night he had no intention of trying to catch up on his sleep so Kayleigh drove him into Purplemere to pick up his car then she went to visit Carl up at Plaxton Park while Jack went home and spent his time tidying the house and to keep him going he put on some music.

"Meh-tha tur-ah?"

The title? You'll have to read it to see what that means... Picture is the Bridge at Belleek, which will form part of a hard UK Eire border, should it come to that. Source is wikipedia commons.

Choice Tales from the Vale – (173) Lily Oh Lily

Gerald left his house and walked into Upper Gracewood and as he got to the centre of the village he turned the corner and he saw Lily Cooper outside the corner shop serving a customer with fruit and veg, she smiled at him coyly and he tripped on the edge of a paving slab as he remembered her handling his fruit in the bushes beside a layby on the Finchbottom road.

The Neo Creadds Are Born (Ch.14b) : Luvian

Janus makes progress in his formation of a movement of social discussion and action, involving old friends and contacts. Set in the alternative futuristic world of Marta and Gallanol In The Modern Age.