Ghost Story

Talking to my aunt Juney on the phone earlier. She’s my favourite aunt.

She’s old. She’s had an interesting life. She’s done some bad things. She was worried about ghosts.

“Ghosts don’t exist, don’t fret, aunty J”

“Tim?”, she said.… Read the rest

Secret Sam


Samuel plays closely with himself, away from his parents who are arguing about money again. He plays soldiers, he is both sides, he wants both sides to win, he wants both sides to lose. He has no sisters or brothers, Read the rest

The Pub Plan Story

“What do you know about Arabs?” asked Tommy Connolly, landlord, racehorse owner and non-professional, West London living, Irishman. If the youngster Davie Benton was going to be of any use to him, he’d have to know something or two.

They’d … Read the rest