Au revoir, trams: a commuting photo-journey

My commute is about to change. Metrolink are, apparently, going to do wonderful things to St Peter's Square tram stop. Unfortunately this means that they're closing it for eight weeks. I've spent quite a lot of time working out the best way to accomplish my work commute into Manchester. On paper it isn't far. However, …

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Double flash! Stories for National Flash Fiction Day

Today I followed my own advice from the previous post and wrote a flash fiction for The Write-In this morning (well, it is National Flash Fiction Day). Bless 'em, they've published it on the website and it is available to read here: On The Button And here is one I prepared earlier and which became part …

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Solstice Light, Solstice Dark: Return of the FlashDogs

The FlashDogs are back, and this time it's a double helping with not one but two new short story anthologies out today! All profits from the sale of the anthologies will go to The Book Bus charity, which helps children in developing countries to read and to be inspired by books. As the parent of two …

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