In Any Vent

Over the last year I have been doing a Creative Writing diploma with Centre of Excellence to help keep my writing flowing. One of the tasks for the writing course was to write a section of dialogue between two characters. Immediately I thought of two colleagues stuck in a ventilation shaft, hiding from some unknownContinue reading “In Any Vent”

Anything But Love

For Valentine’s Day my local writing group decided to do something a bit different and write about ‘Anything but Love’ on the night. The photo above was to be used as inspiration for writing with the caveat the piece could NOT be about love or romance.The group produced some very humorous pieces as a resultContinue reading “Anything But Love”

Flash Fiction – The World is Drowning

A few weeks ago I decided to join a local writing group, the Helensburgh Writers’ Workshop. Even though I have only been a member a short while, I have already felt the benefits of joining the group, especially as it’s members are all helpful, friendly and encouraging. The workshop evenings vary from spotlight or openContinue reading “Flash Fiction – The World is Drowning”

Halloween Story – Part 2

Second part of my Halloween Horror story – for the first part please click here: All My Friends Are Dead – Part 1 All My Friends Are Dead – Part 2 The sound of voices abruptly brought me back to the present.  I take one last look at Tiffany, a last goodbye and move on. Continue reading “Halloween Story – Part 2”

Halloween – Short Story

To get into the Halloween spirit I decided to write a Horror short story. Although, not my first short story, it will be my first in this genre and the first one I share with readers of my Blog. For some reason I gave myself the task of writing in present tense for the mainContinue reading “Halloween – Short Story”