Creative Writing

Creative tidbits, prompts and stories

Still Life: A Sims 4 Story

Prologue I still remember the moment I woke up. As I opened my eyes, I became aware of how cold the ground was against my naked cheek.  I was resting against patterned tiles, the kaleidoscope of diamonds adding to my already scrambled thoughts.  Where was I?  I could smell the…

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The Visit

The Visit

The visit from my sister looks like this: Through the door, here she comes. Boots treading mud into the new rug. “It’s dry,” … View Post
British Holiday

British Holiday

Let me tell you how to have a British holiday. It should rain every day. Forget your umbrella though, and leave the car window … View Post
Wednesdays

Wednesdays

Palm comes crashing down onto the table as you thrust your papers into my face. “What is this?” you demand, spitting in your fury, … View Post
Flash Fiction Winner: ‘Game Over’

Flash Fiction Winner: ‘Game Over’

I’m pleased to share the winning entry of August’s Flash Fiction Competition!  The theme this time was ‘Game Over’, and Jess Larter … View Post
The Man at the Station

The Man at the Station

You are just ahead of me as I cross the bridge. I see your legs bent and broken, and I think: I’m thankful … View Post
Little Terrors

Little Terrors

Writing, and rewriting, scenes about monsters seemed like a good idea at the time.  But now, lying in the dark, duvet pulled up past … View Post