The light glowed out of the fog as it turned. He knocked the door. An old man answered. 'I was expecting Donnie.' 'He quit.' He led him inside. 'You need a tour?' 'I'll figure it out.' 'Fair enough. See you in a month.' The solitude enveloped him. Bliss. Lockdown had shown him the path to … Continue reading THE NEW LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER
Life had been a disaster since he found the pot of gold. His wife had found out about his new found wealth, so he'd had to kill her. He didn't trust the kids anymore, the murderous little bastards were looking to inherit, so he'd cut them off. The yacht and the supercar had been fun … Continue reading WRONG END OF THE RAINBOW
Vince reached the familiar streets of the old industrial area. The factories lay silent and rusting. Sitting on the same bench he had used for forty years, he sat and had his lunch, looking at the workplace he had devoted the best years of his life to in the distance. A siren sounded, followed by … Continue reading RELEASED
Joy, a photo by iainthekid on Flickr.A favourite photo from this summer's Olympics, taken in the Olympic Park. It sums up the joy and happy atmosphere that surrounded the Games.