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I have 279 stories published in 12 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 441523 times and 145 of my stories have been cherry picked.

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Jude Edman


My stories



You have learned the fine art of loving the imperfect, perfect bloom in the heart of agony. As we pause at the edge of this last utter place the...

The last day at Hill Cliffe

Everything is open now, h ere in the twilight hour This is our forever moment a nd how do I speak for us now? How do I tell the world a bout the...
Gold cherry


The signs told me it was trespass and the adults of my childhood warned me it was dangerous and to play so close to the line could leave me mute and...

This cradle

Binding, breathing, behaviour Complication engineering child. Heart, loss, gut, control Heavy water bearing down. Until more loss Into the rivulets...

A pilgrimage of sorts

Just as you round the corner on the ascent of Mount Pleasant, the huge, concrete circle comes into view. She is crowned with barbs, crouched and...