Childhood Memories

A prompt on a writer's group about childhood memories brought to mind funfairs on the town common when I was a teenager. I didn't expect it to take this turn but as usual the characters took over with an ending I wasn’t expecting.  I was lost. As it had been over forty years since my …

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Rose and Lily

Inspiration for short stories can come from a variety of places, and I enjoy the challenge of being given random words to incorporate into a story. A member of a writers' group suggested the words Séance, Rapid, Perverse, and Epiphany. This was my idea.  Even as a child Rose was perverse. ‘Come on darling, your …

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