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In Good Spirits

The crisp air assailed them as they stepped outside. Dawn had not yet appeared, and the sky was glass clear, the moon …

15 Min Read
Float

“Shoes, sunshine, ships or shore Love me rich, love me poor.” It was a song her grandmother had taught her as a …

2 Min Read
Haunter Haunter

Meredith and Toby sat in abject terror on the chaise longue where they had, until this moment, been enthusiastically making out, staring …

3 Min Read
Gift Part 4

A million doubts flooded his mind. He had never really contemplated his own death before. Sure, he knew he was going to …

16 Min Read
Gift Part 2

The sound of the crash ripped apart the hubbub of the pub. Geoffrey and others at the bar paused momentarily to realise …

15 Min Read
The Fall

There is that one dazzling slo-mo moment, when the kick goes up and the ball ascends towards the heavens, and with it, …

3 Min Read
Storm

The white flash, then the savage crack of thunder, the flash again and the rain attacked the night. The storm had come. …

3 Min Read
Pig in a Poke

An estimated five thousand people amassed in the plaza that day, some said more. Jess was one, masked, arm in arm with …

8 Min Read
Gift Part 1

Geoffrey was floating, high and joyous amidst the whirring fans and rafters of the pub, slowly revolving in his private heaven.  The …

20 Min Read
A Sense of Decorum

What to do. What a to do. First thing, get out of bed. This involves sitting upright on the edge, in the …

13 Min Read