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From the Archive Short Stories Writing Challenges

Snowflake (Short Story challenge) – A blogger and teacher attempts a GCSE creative writing question

A writing challenge, an entire short story written inside 45 minutes. In this tale explore a father and his daughter. Things are not as they seem and their time together will be eternal.

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From the Archive Short Stories Writing Challenges

Hidden Depths

Who can tell what is really going on in this mad world? It is all a matter of perspective.

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From the Archive Short Stories

No Absolution – Path to Corruption Part 3 of 3

The final part to the Path to Corruption Trilogy. It seems our narrators past has found a way to catch up to him.

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From the Archive Short Stories

Revealed ( Part 2 of 3) – Path To Corruption

Revenge drives all. Power corrupts, not even death can keep you from him. The second part of Path to Corruption.

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Short Stories

Claustrophobia – A short Horror Story

Edward has awoken to a nightmare. In this short horror story, not being in control is the least of Edward’s worries.

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From the Archive Short Stories

The Path to Corruption -Revelations (Part 1 of 3)

The beginning, surely a conversation with a grandfather is innocent enough? It should not start the path to corruption…

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Writing How To

Showing not Telling, the art of Engaging Stories

Why show not tell in a story, how to show not tell and an example from 1984.

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Writing Update

Writing Update 29th November 2020 – Goals and Motivation

Weekly writing update, I take a moment to look at my progress and offer some advice to start you on your own writing journey

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From the Archive Short Stories

Coincidences In the Night

A short story from the small mining town of Hucknall, a town with a secret, a town who needs to bury its secrets.

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From the Archive Writing Update

Back to Work and Writing – Update Week 3

Week 4 in my journey to write a novel. This will chart my journey to become (hopefully) published. How to find names for characters.