Archive for September, 2010

News Update

Posted: September 14, 2010 in News

Just in case anyone’s wondering what has happened to the (almost) daily story, I’m taking a break in the hope of being able to write something longer again. Writing tweet-length tales is a different mindset and takes as much getting out of as getting into; I reached a point where I considered anything longer than 140 characters unnecessarily verbose!

I have a number of new tweets waiting in the wings and I’ll post one now and again. Meanwhile I intend converting those I can into longer pieces, which I’ll post up when they’re suitably shiny.

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New Friends

Posted: September 5, 2010 in Uncategorized

He beamed round at his surprise guests, swapping stale battenberg for leaflets from black cases. He only wished his hearing aid was working.

Hostile Takeover

Posted: September 4, 2010 in Uncategorized

The insolent stares of her sister’s children told her the years of treats and holidays no longer counted now she was replacing their mother.

Reality Television

Posted: September 1, 2010 in Uncategorized

Everyone, even Gran, had been on TV. The rejection from You’ve Been Framed was the final nail. There was only one more thing she could try.