Category: Story fragments

/ Story fragments
Doctored

Doctored

What happens when a visit to a new doctor turns to be a nightmare? Find out on Secret Paths, Story Fragments.
/ Story fragments
Broken

Broken

What crazy idea had Mat thinking he could look after the child? Not with the police on his tail or his mother pestering him. Read the short story on Secret Paths Story Fragments.
/ Story fragments
The Journey Home

The Journey Home

The voice of the boy soloist’s rose above the choir, soaring to the heights of the nave, “…with love in your heart as the only song…” The boy’s eyes glanced from the score to the choirmaster. (...) Read the flash fiction on Secret Paths Story Fragments.
/ Story fragments
Broken Bonds

Broken Bonds

>Martha raked her face with her fingers, struggling to stem the flow of sweat. No matter which way she swung the craft, she couldn’t shake the pursuit... Continue reading on Secret Paths, Story Fragments.
/ Story fragments
A lasting bond

A lasting bond

It all started with a couple in wedding outfits in a car… Read the short story by Alan McCluskey on Secret Paths Story Fragments.
/ Story fragments
The three bears

Goldilocks

She thrust the golden locks from her eyes, not trusting herself to reply. His question made sense. Why ever would a person risk forcing his way into the cottage, yet steal nothing?...  (To read the rest of this short story, visit Story Fragments)
/ Story fragments
Story: A Frustrating French Exam

Story: A Frustrating French Exam

I hurry down the long corridor, passing door after door. I’m late. A French exam awaits me, but I can’t find the right room. I quicken my pace. Most doors are unnumbered... Read the whole story on Story Fragments

/ Story fragments
Short story: The hedgehog at the end of the line

Short story: The hedgehog at the end of the line

“Whoops!” The man gave up prising a lump of wax from his ear and pointed a crooked finger at the page. “There’s a hedgehog at the end of the line.”  … Continue reading the short story on  Secret Paths Story Fragments.

/ Story fragments
Blinking Hell!

Blinking Hell!

When an old woman claims to be only eighteen, the local doctor is perplexed. Blinking Hell! is a flash fiction written in 2011 and updated today for a new audio version read by the author. Listen on Story Fragments:   Blinking Hell! 

/ Story fragments
A War on Dots and Dashes

A War on Dots and Dashes

Story Fragments: Just wrote a short story, A War on Dots and Dashes, one of those annoying tales that comes in the middle of the night and refuses to let you sleep till you've finished writing it. The story relates the demise of a teacher whose delight in correcting spelling and punctuation