THE HERETIC

The following writings were discovered during renovation work on the keep of Castle Uamhas in the far Western Isles, off the coast of Scotland. It was written on parchment that had been preserved hidden within the stonework of the walls, which have withstood the intolerable climate of those wild islands for more than a thousand … Continue reading THE HERETIC

A SUDDEN CHILL

The polling station was about to close. The queue stretched round the corner, at least five hundred people. Some had been there all day. 'Technical difficulties' the returning officer for the district had said on the radio. They weren't the only one. Across the country there had been reports of similar incidents. It didn't take … Continue reading A SUDDEN CHILL