Don’t Tell Tales Out Of Schooll

When the email arrived in his inbox offering parent tuition to support students in their homework, his immediate reaction was to just delete it; and so he did – ‘click’ went the mouse.  The day was far too busy to be taking on more time-consuming activities. Ironically he had a parent’s evening tonight at 5.30pm.  Could […]

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Beyond Sight And Sound

It wasn’t always like this, the darkness and the silence.  There was a time when his world was full of sound and vivid colours, all of which were taken for granted.  That was before the blast that ripped through the shopping centre, tearing away his sight and blowing away his hearing.  He imagined that people […]

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Face to Face

“If you find a couple of diamonds, save one for me,” her editor called out as she ran out of the door, late as usual. Being asked to write a piece on coal mining was not on the top of her list for prize winning journalism, however, when she was told that the last working […]

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Room 403

She stood around 6 feet tall, with long blonde hair tied in a pony tail and fixed with a velvet navy bow.  She was not pretty by conventional standards, however, this 40 something lady was certainly attractive even handsome some might say.  One thing you noticed immediately about her when she spoke, was that she radiated […]

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Trixie And The Witch – Final Chapter

An eagle soared high above the hidden castle.  She caught a thermal and slowly circled where the faint traced outline the castle would be .  A hidden castle was no more less obvious than trying to hide your whole body behind your hands.  All woodland creatures knew of its existence, it had been there for […]

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Trixie And The Witch – Chapter 6

Later that evening Trixie was escorted down through the castle to the main room she had seen earlier. The castle seemed much warmer than usual and the air was heavy as if all the drafts had been taken away.  There also seemed to be a lot of activity with guards and staff running around on […]

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Trixe And The Witch – Chapter 5

“Now don’t you look lovely my dear,” said the Witch. Trixie looked in the mirror again and whilst the clothes Hazel had chosen for her were unusual, they did make her feel somewhat sexy.  Made of an ivory coloured silk, her short dress clung to her body that extenuated her young figure. The neck line […]

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Trixie And The Witch – Chapter 4

Connal sat by a large elm tree in the middle of a pasture within sight of the castle’s walls.  The grass was long, and insects buzzed around doing what insects do all day. Occasionally the grass would bend as a small rodent would run here and there in pursuit of something or other.  It was […]

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