Transmute The Fear

A short story from the dark side… You would never suspect I was a taker of lives. I didn’t grow up wishing to be this. I didn’t dream about killing my first victim. Synchronicity brought us together and started the deathly slow-train of thought in my mind. Slowly, it snaked round my brain. She wanted…

A Star is Born…

One of the many reasons I love to buy old books as opposed to new ones, is the rare delight of finding something forgotten inside it, left behind by a previous owner. Whether it be an intriguing inscription written a hundred years passed, or a curious bookmark that has a story all of its own….

Catching the Magical Thought

I have tried to catch the thoughts that fly through my head from the other world. They seem to fly mainly from the right and leave through the left. But it’s like trying to catch a comet’s tail. It spins, like a Catherine wheel firework, spinning, sparking, too fast to catch a spark. If I…