Stories

100 Word Story #21 – After Christmas by Gwyn Broadmeadow

The #100wordstory is just that, exactly one hundred words long. If you can write a story and would like to be featured. Then fill in the details of this form. Christmas mugs and tea towels were back in storage, the cards were all stacked in a pile to be re- read at a later date. There… Continue reading 100 Word Story #21 – After Christmas by Gwyn Broadmeadow

Articles, Book, Stories

Christmas Excitement by Karen J Mossman

The clock ticks on as I lie and wait,A Christmas stocking on my bed.Will he still come if I'm awake?The man with the beard, dressed in red. Out the window, I see the moon.It's watching me as I try and sleep.Will Father Christmas come soon?Will he tip-toe with quietened feet? From the night sky comes… Continue reading Christmas Excitement by Karen J Mossman

Stories

100 Word Story #20 – Nineteenth Century Ghost By Chantal Bellehumeur

The #100wordstory is just that, exactly one hundred words long. If you have a story that fits this criteria. Email me, I would love to feature you. Nineteenth Century Ghost Julia and her husband rented an authentic nineteenth century log cabin. They thought the open bedroom in the attic was quaint at first. When night fell… Continue reading 100 Word Story #20 – Nineteenth Century Ghost By Chantal Bellehumeur

Animals, Fantasy, Stories

Afraid of the Dark | A Short Story

Scrolling through the Reader section of WordPress, I came across this short story. I really enjoyed it and it’s been a while since I shared one. So here you are, enjoy! A short story about a gnome named Toothwort Button who sets out into the night to figure out why the dark is so scary.… Continue reading Afraid of the Dark | A Short Story

Articles, Stories

Have You Forgotten Anything?

Today is my mother’s birthday, albeit a heavenly one, as it has been for the last twelve years. It doesn’t stop me thinking of her and remembering how I would hightail across Manchester to spend the day with her. Mum and Dad had a second family. They adopted children who were only slightly younger than… Continue reading Have You Forgotten Anything?

Paranormal, Stories

The Séance, A Halloween Story 

My name is Cassidy Newbold and I’m a clairvoyant. I just want to say how much I hate Halloween. Yes, you heard it right. I hate Halloween.  On All Hallows Eve, many people invite spirits over from the other side. The veil between the two worlds is thinner on this night. Many clairvoyants revel in… Continue reading The Séance, A Halloween Story 

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100 Word Story #19 ‘David’ by Kazz Mossman

The #100wordstory is just that, exactly one hundred words long. If you have a story that fits this criteria. Email me, I would love to feature you. David On our wedding day, David and I swore we’d stay together forever. Forty-eight years later, we hadn’t planned on death. One year later, I awoke in the night… Continue reading 100 Word Story #19 ‘David’ by Kazz Mossman

Fantasy, Stories

The Shed by Lynn Miclea

This dropped into my email recently and I thought it excellent and wanted to share. Certainly gets your imagination going. A short story based on the image shown from a prompt from Writers Unite! – September 2022 The Shed A short story by Lynn Miclea Jay breathed in the brisk, cool night air, and let… Continue reading The Shed by Lynn Miclea