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I have 70 stories published in 7 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 28774 times and 10 of my stories have been cherry picked.

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Tanya Jones


My stories

The tree and the bee

Be still like the tree, not the flower that withers and dies. Long living and free. Far reaching. Not wanting but taking only what it needs...

Out of the mouths of babes

First comes the cough as the whale emerging black on blue. Then the croak, the frog emerging from the watery underground. Born of Chaos, the cosmic...

Letter to Victor Hugo

Dear Victor, Firstly, I would like to thank you for your contribution to this life. Alas, I don't want to disappoint you but things just got worse...

Engraving in olive, Gethsemane, Jerusalem

In bark of olive, of dogs and hungry people, one heart, one arrow.

Ode on an Alligator

Ancient enchantress of the river how you wander! Upstream, downstream in your nightgown. Gladiator, lazy, without predator, unbound. Mutually...