Short Stories
+ Flash Fiction

Welcome, dear reader to the Short Story and Flash Fiction archive. Here you will find stories of all kinds and all lengths from the 1000 word flash stories to the 3000 word old fashioned style short stories.
Any questions? Oh just read them then…

The Lost Bookshop

Written on January 11th, 2014

Who knew there was a hidden room in Uncle Bill’s Lost Bookshop? Suddenly Nina, Ivy and Oswald find themselves transported to the Big Top. Can the friends join the circus and solve the mystery of the missing monkey?

The Cock Ain’t Gonna Like That

Written on September 10th, 2013

One from the vaults… another animal cracker.

Bullet Time and the Beer Taxi

Written on February 18th, 2011

Organising a piss up in a brewery is harder than you think. And far, far more dangerous. Especially when 100 year old whisky is involved.

Chills, Kills and Snowflakes

Written on December 26th, 2010

Four tales of terror in one to send icy chills through your blood. These stories will scare you senseless this Christmas season.

Shooting Jelly With a Shotgun

Written on November 19th, 2010

The hidden dangers of building sites are revealed in this cautionary tale to make you smile and make you wince.

No Laughing Matter

Written on October 22nd, 2010

It had been twelve years since Janine had laughed. Or was it thirteen?

We Are The Voices In Your Head

Written on May 27th, 2010

It’s time to listen, they know what they’re talking about. They are the voices in your head.

Three Men in a Boot

Written on April 26th, 2010

Terry and his brother have been kidnapped and it’s made him angry. And making Terry angry is a very, very, very bad idea.

Anthropomorphic Taxidermy

Written on March 19th, 2010

The story that won the Telegraph’s short story competition back in August 2008.

Romance, house sitting and taxidermy. A winning combination.

Audio Killed the Radio Star

Written on January 26th, 2010

When the host of the breakfast show announces he’s leaving, DJ Floyd McVay will stop at nothing to make sure he is named successor.