Lily and Albert

Re-posting a short story that I have tidied and trimmed. Lily and Albert   There now, some apple juice, you like that… Lily lifts her head to drink from the beaked cup.   Beyond dreams, it is 1915. Lily walks cobbled streets that turn her ankles in her only pair of dress shoes. If her […]

Flash, Errrrm… and – It’s National Short Story Week!

It’s National Short Story Week. Nearly over… I can recommend Kathleen Jones’ blog on the subject of the short story. National Short Story Week: Last Days, Lost Ways. To celebrate the week, I have been playing with some flash fiction. It’s one way of writing five short stories in a few days.  Flash is something I have […]