Remembrance

The balloon burst and all the air escaped  too quickly for Jill to catch. She sighed as she saw the wrinkled skin, because there was  a hole...

The Troublesome Pain of Memory Lane

A silent and dusty mind, Meaning memories are hard to find. As cobwebs cling to jumbled thoughts, With a last attempt to rack your brain, Searching for a...

It was your footsteps on the stairs that did it.

The sun rises, early morning light in the attic— that’s not what wakes me— it was your footsteps on the stairs that did it. It was...

Wretched Creatures

You must understand, I had lived a life of unspeakable shame. Nothing I tell you will make sense unless you understand this. Otherwise how...

Seminarrrgh!

Thick silence. Broken by the heavy blur of spluttered coughs from wheezing lips, the sticky sound of shuddered breath through crusted noses slicing the...

How did we meet? well, it all began with a cursed amulet

classic story – the house was too cheap to be true, four bedrooms, three bathrooms, a river-front view, and fitted with copious Victorian demise and, of course,...