THE METROPOLITANS — Episode Two

A saga of everyday life in the Big L and a wry look at contemporary culture Episode Two The alarm woke Dancy. He punched it silent....

The Mark – Margo Jackson

Chapter 1 Jacqueline The tattoo was a huge butterfly on the left side of her neck, mostly red, with feathery strokes in green, yellow, blue...

Sample chapter from ‘The Biscuit Factory Vol. I: Days of Wine...

Semester 1 Week 4 Wednesday Ren approaches the bar at the staff club. The weekly departmental seminar, where visiting guest speakers come to give a talk, has...

Window on a Burning Man – Tim Newman

In the festering criminal toilet that is Paris Gare du Nord, I looked at the board for the Eurostar and noted the time. I...

Ransom by Mark Ellott

Prologue 05:00 Tuesday 15 July Bristol Temple Meads Joe Penton was running late. Grumbling to himself, he clambered into the cab of his high speed train, and...

THE METROPOLITANS — Episode One

By Tony Carden A saga of everyday life in the Big L and a wry look at contemporary life   One   There was a knock at the door....

Weekend Wreading

To introduce a new little section, Weekend Wreading. The aim of which is to provide something to read for the weekend of course. We've...