Jaffa Cakes & Cheap Whiskey

Jaffa was jostled / squished in the pack / he wanted some space / not a poke in the back He wriggled a bit / he wraggled a lot / the wrapping gave way / he was off like a shot Rolled over the table / stopped short at the edge / bet you just thought / he would fall off...

Religion Should Not Be An Excuse

I have had enough. Everywhere I see people (usually men) using their religious beliefs to keep women in their place. It’s disgusting, it’s discriminatory, and it’s despicable. I’verecently listened to a call-in on BBC Radio Oxford (because it’s International Women’s...

A Little More Conversation

It’s been there, niggling at the recesses of my mind, there’s been something missing – and it’s been missing for a long time. Conversation. And I’m not talking small talk, and I’m not meaning discussions of various (and awesome) geeky movies/tv shows. Although the...

Snippets

I want to encourage creativity, so I’ve taken snippets out of a book I don’t like in order to create something wonderful. Please do share your creations, if you share on social media use the hashtag...

Snap Shots

The idea behind this category of tales is to provide readers with a vignette of live, the universe, or everything in order to pique curiosity, encourage questions, be an invitation to write your own interpretation. I’d love you to share your interpretations with...