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Evil versus Evil

–(900 words)

Justice of the rough variety was the order of the day at my old school.

“Hey, Johnny, Billy Stone’s going to get you after school.” It was Tony ‘Smiffy’ Smith. 954 more words

Micro Fiction

Demountables to help homeless

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Housing Crisis

The Shell People

(850 words)

Action is required. The Shell People are multiplying! Infiltrating to higher and higher positions in organisations – political, social, and industrial. I turn to my controller, Digby. 948 more words

Micro Fiction

Mediumship Development - A Personal Experience

Readers of this blog may have noticed a certain psychic/spiritual theme to many stories. Well, I think I’ve always had an interest in things supernatural, but recently I had the opportunity to join a ‘development circle,’ so I thought I would share my experiences, for those with an interest in such things. 982 more words

Micro Fiction

Red Snow

(500 words)

It is snowing at the checkpoint and John and Abbie are outside, gazing over the border to the Taebaek mountains, and freedom.

“You come, please,” says the guard, his green tunic emblazoned with enigmatic decorations and his oversized green cap looking surprisingly uncomic. 528 more words

Micro Fiction

Time out of Joint

(500 words)


It is raining, it’s nine o’clock in the morning, and I’ve taken all the pictures off the walls like that nice Mr. Hughes at UTC asked me to. 548 more words

Micro Fiction

Aunty Martha and the Wolf

The wolf was looking good today. She had on  her pale pink jersey top,  her faded blue bootleg jeans  and   brown  suede ankle boots with   columns of little suede buttons running up the sides. 707 more words

Short Stories