Archive for December, 2009

The Christmas Globe

Thursday, December 31st, 2009

Alex hated his life, his home, his family, they had become a millstone around his neck, they were demanding and lovely and he hated them, even his five year old daughter Nina who would spend her days painting him beautiful pictures. His wife had insisted he take the children to see Santa Cluas. He couldn’t […]


Sunday, December 27th, 2009

Deceived and broken she lay, her body twisted and inert now, the body she had hated so much as she had grown up. They’d left it there like so much rubbish, but she had not been rubbish, she had been a buetiful woman – something she had always wanted, she hadn’t quiet been there, had […]

The Kissy Bunny

Friday, December 18th, 2009

If I had a mirror that could look back in time, what would I see in the playground of Langtons Infant School. I would see one little blonde haired child, she hasn’t got a lot of hair, just a lot of dandelion fluff and tight little curls – one of which falls in the middle […]


Friday, December 11th, 2009

Rosa slept fitfully, the cold draft causing her to bury her head further beneath the blankets. Her eyes flickered lightly in the upper levels of REM sleep. Images and memories more real than those things she had experienced during the waking day, flittered across her unconscious – her body moved slightly with remembered motion. The […]

Other Flasher’s Stories

Monday, December 7th, 2009

Blood Curse – I really liked this one and it turns out to be part of a bigger story which I am going to have to go and read! Control Tower Broadcast: Houston; Plutonic Colony – 2340AD Tickets, Please. – I really like this one 🙂 Locked Away – this ones good In Time for […]

Melvin is a Coconut

Friday, December 4th, 2009

Melvin is a coconut. Melvin hates this fact. It is anathemas to his being. It is abhorrent to his sense of self. Melvin wants to be a rotwila. Melvin would love to pocess teeth – crunching, munching, ripping, tearing teeth. Melvin believe in reincarnation but finds he is stuck in a tree. Melvin prays for […]