Love What You Do

I've made it to 2pm on a Wednesday afternoon and am still going strong. This is a largely unusual phenomena: normally at this point in the day there's be flagging, copious amounts of caffeine and that uncomfortable pit-of-the-stomach feel it was all going a bit off course. There's been a hiccup (next time, save your … Continue reading Love What You Do

3am Eternal

https://twitter.com/MoveablePress/status/1108755919062663173 The Mind essay's already gone, by the way. Two passes, a husband edit and BOOM, away it has been sent, to the people I don't really need to read it any more, but hey. It has proved its worth not simply as the mental equivalent of a bowl of Bran Flakes, but as the … Continue reading 3am Eternal

Let the Right One In

Today, we present a lesson in need versus want. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TdwTLrT9hTU You guys will know about the struggles with short stories last week. This morning, I'd sat down to work on the one idea I though had enough legs to transform into something saleable. It's odd how so much of my mindset has, of late, simply … Continue reading Let the Right One In

Ride on Time

https://twitter.com/AlternativeChat/status/1105129044562067457 This week, I will mostly writing short stories. The plan today was simple: see if I could kick-start my brain into spouting forth some ideas. As of 18.00 this evening, there's actually EIGHT stories in the folder designated for my output, an increase of two since my 15.00 update. However, only one of those … Continue reading Ride on Time

February Short Story: Change

This story was first serialised in 28 daily parts during February 2019 via the @AlternativeChat and @InternetofWords Twitter feeds [9am and 4pm GMT respectively.] It is now reproduced in a complete form, a number of small edits and corrections made to improve narrative flow and maintain correct continuity. Enjoy. Change I can't do this any … Continue reading February Short Story: Change

January Short Story : Whole

This story was first serialised in 31 daily parts during January via the @AlternativeChat and @InternetofWords Twitter feeds [9am and 4pm GMT respectively.] It is now reproduced in a complete form, a number of small edits and corrections made to improve narrative flow and maintain correct continuity. Enjoy. Whole It is very, VERY dark, down … Continue reading January Short Story : Whole

28 Days Later

A surprising amount of organisation took place at the weekend, balanced by a solid amount of Gaming in PJ's. Getting the balance right between work and relaxation can often be a tough ask, especially in periods such as this when there are a lot of domestic, familial responsibilities on top of everything else. However, there's planning … Continue reading 28 Days Later