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New Book of Short Stories

A Wish For Christmas is a brand new collection of seasonal short stories from Alfie Dog Fiction. I’m delighted that one of my tales, Travels with a Persian Rug, is included. A mixture of general fiction, feel-good stories and…

Summer Fruits
Short Stories

New Short Story: Summer Fruits

I am not the kind of writer dedicated to seeking literary recognition, but a pat on the back from the judges at Toasted Cheese Literary Journal was nonetheless a wonderful boost. My short story, Summer Fruits, won third prize…

Alfie Dog Fiction
Short Stories

Happy Birthday, Alfie Dog Fiction

Today I’m pleased to bring you a guest post by Rosemary from the brilliantly-named Alfie Dog Fiction, which celebrates its first birthday today. Alfie Dog is a thriving short story destination, offering bite-sized pieces of escape for your imagination…

House of Fifty
Short Stories

Six Sentence Sunday: Thrift Store

Six Sentence Sunday is a wonderful virtual gathering where writers of all persuasions share snippets of their work. I’m taking part for the first time this week, with a taste of my seasonal short story, Thrift Store: ~ Just…

House of Fifty Magazine
Short Stories, Writer's Life

New Short Story

So here I am back on the shelf, and a dark, dusty one at that, with the other losers and society’s cast-offs. We’re all looking sorrowful, although some are more stoic than others. The fact is, each of us…