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I have 80 stories published in 7 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 32403 times and 14 of my stories have been cherry picked.

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Tanya Jones


My stories


Ode to a Ladybird

Red and black. Polka dots. Carapace. Hard. Why so pretty? Brave. Predatorless. Male and female, twins (need a magnifying glass to tell them apart)...

Letter to Marcos, Chiapas, Mexico

Dear Marcos, Horseman, shaman, writer, teacher, spirit of the hills. Did you sleep well last night, the sleep of the just, or did you sleep with one...

Ode on S***

The Meaning of Life?

Is to leave a good impression, to do more good than harm. It is what you notice and what you choose to emphasise.

Time, gentlemen

World is old, but not as old as Galaxy. Galaxy is old, but not as old as Universe. We know not what is older than Universe. Forever is a long time,...