Tag Archives: October

Coal Smoke Blends from Chimney

Thin string clouds red against blue sky. Winter approaching. I must prepare. Kids in the bath splashing water up the walls. Enjoying my brother’s visit, the first in months. ‘Where are we going today?’ In the carriage hacking through the … Continue reading

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October

Words come in a stream from the chimney of the DSS. They rise to the height of a man then pile like yellow fat; flattening out on a cushion of cold air that sits in the vale. Clouds loiter over … Continue reading

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Paid Publication

I just got an email saying that Spawning Ground has been accepted for publication. And for money – I got paid enough for a jar of Hot Chocolate for when autumn comes. Spawning Ground is a 1000 word short story about a … Continue reading

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