who is the third

mushrooms

I live in a house on the far side of the woods and always take the shortcut home. They tell me to stick to the road. That I am unusual....

the conjuror's assistant

October 25 Visited Mum and Dad today. Dad referred to the cutlery at tea as ‘eating tools’ and didn’t settle. Always up and about. When I...

the caravanserai at Ashgabat

I wake to the stink of camel fart and the gravelly sound of Bulbul preparing his morning phlegm. “I had a strange dream.” I say, pulling...

Short stories for open minds. Some are dark, others light.

These bitesize slithers of fiction can be enjoyed in any order.