To the man who made me notice the bees. I've never seen a dandelion spider... an effigy of lemonade, limbs dripped in washed out sunshine,
Marry a Millionaire
Slinky puppet, wooden doll stretch and bend, dangle under my thumb Feel nothing, at gentle caress punch and prod, open up.
The Spooky Soundtracks That Best Suit Your Halloween Persona
I take a moment to dust off my witch's hat before proceeding with this playlist. It has the distinct ability to sort any wearer into their respective Halloween houses.
Short Horror Stories - A Halloween Playlist
All good stories deserve embellishment - Gandalf Let's play two truths and one lie... Except, it's two truths, two lies, and two dramatic retellings.
My Personal Favourites From Vocal's Summer Fiction Series
I went into Vocal's Summer Fiction Series challenge telling myself that I'd have a unique story for every prompt. Aaah, the lies we tell ourselves.
- First Place in Inside Jokes Challenge
It's Jack, Mate.
When I was fifteen I was the life of the party. Parents going away for three days? Say no more, pass me the phone - I'll make the calls to all the coolest kids in school.
The Girl who Cried Goat
When you live in the country everyone is your neighbour. So, when I say that in the Spring of 2004 our neighbours leant us a goat, I'm referring to the family that lived a hundred meters up the road.
If I Were Silvertongue
The Inkworld series by Cornelia Funke is a deep exploration of fantasy. Starting with the 2003 novel 'Inkheart' we are thrust into a world where the possibilities are limitless. The initial setting is a realistic Europe, in which Meggie and Mo (daughter and father) explore Italy in search of one specific book; Inkheart.