Category Archives: Marion Twyman

APRIL FOOL By Marion Twyman

The alarm clock woke George at the usual time, but this morning he groaned loudly as he dragged himself out of bed. It was April I st, All Fools Day, and he knew he would have to endure being made … Continue reading

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BANK HOLIDAY HEATWAVE B Marion Twyman

Sarah arrived at the station to be greeted by the news that her usual fast train had been cancelled. That meant catching the slow one twenty minutes later, where they were inevitably crammed in like sardines. Not the best of … Continue reading

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A Bit of DIY By Marion Twyman

Dolly Parker was looking forward to the weekend. She smiled to herself as she flicked the duster over the already spotless sideboard. She hadn’t seen her sister for several “months, and she wanted to show off her newly decorated front room … Continue reading

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THE REDHEAD By Marion Twyman

Mervyn Behnont was in love. He had been in love now for three days -absolutely hopelessly head-over-heels in love for three whole seemingly endless days, and it hurt so badly. The problem was, he didn’t know her name, or even … Continue reading

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ONE OF A PAIR By Marion Twyman

Betty Johnson was moving. Since her husband Albert had died five years previously, she had rattled around in the big house that had been their family home for over fifly years, in effect only using two or three rooms. Her … Continue reading

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ANOTHER WORLD By Marion Twyman

I used to live in another world, but I’ve been in this one for quite a while now. I’ve forgotten quite a lot about the other one, but I am reminded of parts of it when I see people from … Continue reading

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NO HIDING PLACE by Marion Twyman

‘Angie, it is you, isn’t it ?’ With those few words, the bottom dropped instantly out of my secure and untroubled world. I turned in response to the voice and the restraining hand on my arm, prepared to deny all … Continue reading

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A SEASONAL POEM by Marion Twyman

A SEASONAL POEM  by  Marion Twyman Christmas is coming, Santa’s packing the sleigh. The reindeer are getting restless, keen to be on their way. The turkey and ham are on order, mince pies are in the tin, The cake’s an … Continue reading

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EGG & CHIPS by Marion Twyman

           It looked revolting. Mr Roach, the college caretaker looked at it in disbelief. Where the heck had it come from? It certainly hadn’t been there when he had locked the hall last night, and the only other key was … Continue reading

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DRESS UP by Marion Twyman

Kathleen stood in the crowded shop, surrounded by racks of pretty dresses in all colours and styles. “Oh I can’t decide” she said to her companion. “What do you think, Betty?”            “Well I like the green one” replied Betty … Continue reading

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