Monthly Archives: June 2013

THE HOLE by Marion Twyman

At first I thought it was a shadow, but as I got nearer, I realised it was a hole. Quite a big hole too, as holes come, about the size of a washing up bowl. It hadn’t been there a … Continue reading

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GREAT EXPECTATIONS by Marion Twyman

Harold grunted and woke with a start as Dorothy nudged him and shouted excitedly. “Harold, Harold, we’ve done it, they’ve just read out the lottery numbers and they’re ours ! We’ve used our birthday numbers ever since day one and … Continue reading

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GAP YEAR by Marion Twyman

When my son James received the devastating news that, despite gaining A grades in his A-Levels, his third application for a university place had been refused, he decided to take a gap year rather than end up with what he … Continue reading

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There was a choice right or left by David Soud

‘There was a choice, turn left or right’. Might as well be up or down he mumbled gloomily. I don’t’ know where I am but I’m damn sure either path will get me further from where I want to go.

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Spotless by David Soud

‘I like everything to be spotless’, she told me as we went into the kitchen. ‘So do I ‘, ‘that’s why I’m so pleased you’re here.’ She looked round enquiringly. ’Best we start in the kitchen, I’ll need time to … Continue reading

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The missing bride by David Soud

I was driving from Aylesford on a Saturday afternoon in June many years ago. To save time I took the shepherds road from the bridge that took me the back way to Bluebell Hill. As I drove up the small … Continue reading

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I bought it at a car boot sale by David Soud

‘I bought it at a car boot sale, for a fiver.’ ‘A car boot sale, I don’t believe it. An original Karen Millen for five pounds?’ ‘Truly I did. There was some lingerie as well for a pound. This woman … Continue reading

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