Category Short Stories

‘The Quiet Man’

Dazzling sunshine radiates, across the morning sky,  Fresh greens and colours dominate, a pleasure on the eye. Mating birds sing joyfully, the Spring at last arrives, The sound of children playing, the moments of their lives. A gentle breeze is…

Bomb Alley – A 101 Word Story

Four planes sweep in low across the water.  ‘Next wave’ Jenkins says, from the relative safety of the beachhead. All eyes track the bomb, the explosion is on the stern immediately engulfing the ship in flames.  More fighters join in,…

Piano Pieces

He sits at the piano, hands and body going through the motions of playing ‘Moonlight Sonata: I.’ His mind a million miles away, remembering the joy of playing this piece so many times and so many years ago. Remembering the…