Creative Writing · Short Stories

The Voice: A Short Story

(6 min read) I expected darkness. I wanted to be engulfed by an endless void of nothingness. It’s all I could think about, despite my success and my apparent happiness. It was a struggle to handle the sharp blade. I kept it hidden inside an old book since the last time I tried. Or shall I say the last time I failed.

Creative Writing · Poetry

Dear Lord

Hey everyone hope you're well. I found this photograph of a poem I wrote over 3 years ago. I wrote this while my grandad was still alive. I'm not sharing this because I think it is a good poem. It's not. But what it is, is a glimpse into the demise of my faith and… Continue reading Dear Lord

Creative Writing · Short Stories

The Status: A Short Story

Authors Note: Hey everyone hope you're doing well. Welcome back to another short story. I wrote this as a quick writing exercise to help motivate me to work on my book. Spoiler Alert: It didn't work. But I hope you enjoy it anyway, if you do, let me know in the comments what you thought… Continue reading The Status: A Short Story

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Painted Nuisance: Flash Fiction

Authors Note: Hey everyone hope you are doing well! Welcome back to my blog. This is the first story I've posted in over 2 weeks now. I wrote this about 4 months ago and I forgot about it due to getting a new laptop. I thought it was a cool story and thought some of… Continue reading Painted Nuisance: Flash Fiction

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A Tough Story To Write

Hey everyone, hope you're doing well. If you haven't already, please check out my latest short story. Part One is here and Part Two here. For today's chatty post, I wanted to discuss a piece I've just finished. It's for a competition and the brief was simply "Life Writing" or in other words it needs… Continue reading A Tough Story To Write

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Mr Picasso: A Short Story Part 2

Authors Note: Hey everyone hope you are doing well! Here is the long awaited second part of Mr Picasso. If you haven't already, please read part one here. This story has been a tricky one indeed. I wrote this story months ago, but I was unhappy with the ending. I decided to be brave and… Continue reading Mr Picasso: A Short Story Part 2