Out of Space – Short Story

My latest short story Out of Space. Major Pitman wakes up to a damaged spacecraft and a dead co-pilot… PDF version here – Out of Space Short Story PDF I hope you enjoy. Let me know in the comments, thank you.   Out of Space   Arcs of electricity illuminated the darkened cabin. Purple and blue sparks rained down from damaged circuits onto the steel floor. … Continue reading Out of Space – Short Story

The State of Prolonged Mutual Hostility – Short Story

I wrote this story for the first assignment of my Advanced Creating Writing course. The story evolved after a day of looking after my two boys, one of whom was off school for the day with a dodgy belly, the other being my youngest. The fighting and arguments between them must have been too much for me that day. I hope you enjoy 🙂 Feel … Continue reading The State of Prolonged Mutual Hostility – Short Story

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Sleep Now In the Fire – a Brexit short story

Sleep Now In the Fire – a Brexit short story During my research trip to  Berlin for my novel. I visited the Topography of Terror museum – https://www.topographie.de/en/. While I was there I noticed a striking similarity between events leading up to the Second World War and how the Brexit-supporting British Press are castigating ‘Remoaners’, calling them ‘Enemies of the People’ and ‘Traitors’. Even the British Prime … Continue reading Sleep Now In the Fire – a Brexit short story

The Rezal Principle – Short Story

  Taking a break from flogging my book. Today, I’m giving you another free short story. Introducing: The Rezal Principle. This was my fifth assignment and scored very well. As ever the word.doc to download if you prefer – The Rezal Principle – Paul Blake The Rezal Principle   The mop bucket weaved along the smooth, white corridor; like a regular in a spaceport bar, drunkenly … Continue reading The Rezal Principle – Short Story