I screamed from my bed. No, it wasn’t my bed. Not even my bedroom. It belonged to this bloody care home I was living in. I glanced… Read more “Sixty Years to the Wrong Man”
I am doing WWOOF – a month-long programme where I am working on a French farm. I am writing a daily blog about my experiences. I will… Read more “Magnificent Dogs, New Friends and a hell of a lot Apples – WWOOF – Day 31 – 15/10/19”
I am doing WWOOF – a month-long programme where I am working on a French farm. I am writing a daily blog about my experiences. I will… Read more “Firewood, Horses and Rain, WWOOF- Day 9- 23/09/19”
“Help me, nurse,” I clutched my burned throat, “the Men Downstairs are coming.” “We’re coming for you, Lauren.” Squeak. Squeak. Squeak. “You’re a stupid bitch.”… Read more “The Men Downstairs”
“Fuck off. The fuck you doing?” I roared, as I raised my fists. There were four carers around me. Two lads holding onto me, while two girls… Read more “King’s Street”
Albert Wetherby didn’t know where he was. He didn’t know long he’d been there and he didn’t know why his bed was empty. Where was Val? Their… Read more “One Final Dance”
“Simon, I’m going to quit on Friday.” Nick said, running a hand through his wavy hair. “Bro, it’s your third day. You’re going to quit after only… Read more “The Carer”
A short story about an old man looking back at his life and the evils he has committed.