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An Isle of Mist

A sense of expectation hung ripe in the air. Mingled with the anticipation of my co-travellers, it seemed to intensify as we climbed winding hilly roads, leading to the most northerly island in the Inner Hebrides, in our four-wheel drive. 1,736 more words


20 stories about 1 person: part four.


More and more often, it seemed that I couldn’t truly react to a moment until I had time to really think about it.  I wanted to pause people in mid-situation to say Hey, I’m just going to go back to my office and review the tape of this conversation.   2,291 more words

Short Fiction

With so much bad news around, some reasons to be cheerful

You know what I mean…Syria, Iraq, Yemen, South Sudan, Sudan, Ukraine…the list just goes on and on. And that is before we mention Ebola and global warming. 257 more words

Occassional Stories

Cornish Seal Sanctuary

I can’t really explain why most of the posts I’m currently putting out have a wildlife theme. It just seems to be one of those things.  1,184 more words


Hey, Knife & Fork At The Table, Pal!

SOME people just don’t have ANY table manners.


Baetis and Otters

Hey Ken! Time to come in for supper. Hey Ken! Hey, why are you not answering me?

-I’m not Ken!


-I’m not your friend Ken! 764 more words