Short stories, flash fiction and other jottings

Clouds, The Text and Volunteer Driver were published by Boxtree Media Ltd in  ‘Super Shorts’ an anthology of short stories available from https://writersretreatuk.co.uk.

19 February 2022

Sandstorm

Sandstorm In 2016 eight of us took on the challenge to walk 70km across the Sahara to raise money for...
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10 December 2021

Bobby by Stuart Lloyd-Beavis

Here's a memory from Stuart, presented through True Stories Told Live, Cambridge — @cambridgetruestories...
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28 October 2021

Falling

Her feet got tangled up in themselves and her knees buckled unevenly. She knew with a dull inevitability that she...
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3 September 2021

Kindness

A heartwarming memory that was first distributed during lockdown through True Stories Told Live, Cambridge — @cambridgetruestories...
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9 August 2021

Phyllis’ Story

A short insight into Phyllis' earlier life, in her own words....
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13 July 2021

Good Neighbours

I should have known. The first time Mrs Simmonds — call me Maureen — invited me round for coffee. She...
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4 June 2021

Hugi’s Dream

I ran around and round and round, My ’glad to be alive’ run....
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25 May 2021

My Pencil

My pencil has a mind of it’s own. My hand doesn’t have to do anything....
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24 April 2021

The Text

The text transported me back more than fifty years. I was eight. It was the day of the party. The...
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6 April 2021

Volunteer Driver

I looked in the rear view mirror. A child’s blank eyes stared back at me. Her mother sat beside me...
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