Stories Category

Flash Fiction April 2022

A hint, maybe? That his criticisms punctured her self-worth. No, if he loved her he’d support her, unprompted. Marsha grasped the handles of her packed suitcase and walked out. Forever. House, car sold, cat put down, all for a dream life ten-thousand miles away promised in an internet romance. Pyrite, not gold, awaited her at […]

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Tea planting and motorcycle mayhem

My short-lived tea planting career

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Flash Fiction April 2021

Thirty-word stories, each one using the bolded word as a prompt. With furtive glances, she took in the greased black hair, manicured pencil-line moustache, blazer and cravat. But the sight of his trouser crease, knife sharp, dead straight, impeccable, transfixed her. We watched the storm develop from a line on the horizon to dark, rolling, […]

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Flash Fiction April 2020

My daily contribution to the thirty-words-or-less competition run by Writers Victoria in April 2020.

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