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When shall we three nap again?

  Julia pointed out to me this morning that we now live with a narrative perfection of kitten witches, or “wittens”. Behold, nestled around their cauldron of butterfly wings and earthworms, the three; the bookish, serious, goth librarian Nyx and … Continue reading

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Black Mitten and the Haunted Nuts #4

Part 3 The door stood slightly ajar, held in place by a tangle of vines and leaves. Kali set her shoulder to the timber and shoved hard, opening the way enough to stroll through. She paused briefly to brush the … Continue reading

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Black Mitten and the Haunted Nuts: 3

Part 2 Inside that tent she found her contact, a Mr. Iain Alan Macadam, a small man with a pointed face, large ears and a suspiciously bushy ginger moustache. His quick, darting movements were enough to sorely tempt Kali to hunt … Continue reading

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Dinner doodle: haunted house.

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Black Mitten and the Haunted Nuts #2

Part 1   Kali carefully counted up the words that she understood and the words that she didn’t and was satisfied that there were more of the former than of the latter. The ones she understood included ‘payment’, ‘property’ and … Continue reading

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Black Mitten and the Haunted Nuts

I am in work, when I should be under a duvet…and my boss isn’t even here to appreciate my supreme self-sacrifice. As a result, I have declared today to be a silly story day. I have no clue as to … Continue reading

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Ozymandias Awakes

Amongst my incarnations, occasionally there is some room for overlap. My work ran a competition to write short stories inspired by the synchrotron (that is the death ray at which I hench part-time). Below is my entry, which I am proud to … Continue reading

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The Mother of Monkey Ghost

As time goes on – and if I manage to keep this blog alive -you might become acquainted with Monkey Ghost. While I can reasonably claim that, as he exists here, he’s my creation, he didn’t come into being without inspiration. … Continue reading

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Poacher’s Folly

I’ve been known to write the odd story. In an attempt to make it look like I have something to post, I shall occasionally put up an old one here. They’re mostly ghostly tales and this one is no exception. … Continue reading

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