Category Short Story

City Intellectual

So I am a member of a writers group. It is small and imperfectly formed, but it does offer me the challenges I need in my busy world, if I am ever to get the ideas in my head on to a page. We are not the Bloomsbury Group. I’ve checked on the Internet*. Our […]

Candice and the Hamster

Candice loved Harry very much. She was going to marry Harry. At six years old hamsters are that important. Mr Tibbles also loved Harry. Mummy said so, when she spotted him on Harry’s cage, in the bedroom this morning. Candice wasn’t so sure. Mr Tibbles usually licked his lips like that when he ate. In […]

100-Word Stories: Writing with Gaps

Oh dear, the poetic muse has gone a little AWOL in the last couple of weeks.  But I have an excuse. I’ve joined a writers workshop. I can only recommend it as a course of action.  Particularly if, like me, you love the idea of writing but time and motivation (or rather lack of these) are […]


Plant lover, garden geek, organic gardener by the sea

Duri Rolvsson

Stories of Adventure & Friendship

The Shameful Sheep

shit storms, shame, and stories that make you cringe

John Wreford Photographer

Words and Pictures from the Middle East & Balkans


Poetry, free verse, haiku, senryu, photography, books, art, philosophy , nature.

a blog that combines food & poetry mixed with vlogging



jack lee taylor

picking strings and words

Heartstring Eulogies

Conjured by Sarah Doughty

Frank Solanki

If you want to be a hero well just follow me

Words on Empty Ears

Understanding someone’s way with words isn’t as simple as you think.


poetry by Robert Ford

Glitchy Artist

Screenshots of the Universe

Patrick W. Marsh

monsters, monsters, everywhere


Sabbles woz 'ere

My Name is Jamie. My Life in Prison

Letters shared with Sonni Quick

Havoc and Consequence

(overcome your fears)


poetry from my heart

kirilson photography

the stories behind the pictures, and vice versa

Bonnywood Manor

Peace. Tranquility. Insanity.

Alexis Chateau

Activist. Writer. Explorer.


On the quest to live an interesting life.

The Cat's Write

Milly Schmidt

Hannah McCall


panoply, a literary zine

Join us here for a wide-ranging and impressive array of writing


Illustration and Writing

The Empire of Carane

Where fiction comes to life

Elan Mudrow


Something Like a Storybook

from Morgan Bradham


Colours of different thoughts

the obligatory eccentric

midnight lavender

Aston kamunde

Embrace your unrestricted nature and surrender your soul to the power of the invincible…

Shortness of Breadth

A Word Of Substance

"Object Relations"

Algebra Of Owls

21st Century Poetry

Short Tale Shrew

A Flash Fiction Writing Community


A town everyone hates, yet no one leaves...

Crows Head Soup

A Vegan Anarchist Stew

As it Comes

A New Era

The Greenland Diaries

It began with a drum. Then the monsters came. I've been hiding ever since.


A blog full of humorous and poignant observations.