A Flower Story

My interest in the symbolism of flowers was sparked previously, and I wrote a story Bare Dealings. It is a weird episode involving romance and a naked thief (note that the romance was not with the naked thief).  The floral references, despite Bare Dealings being set contemporarily, are to the Victorian era symbolism of flowers. … Continue reading A Flower Story


Hello Portofino : Part One

I hope you enjoy this piece:  the protagonist is someone from the opposite end of the age spectrum to Demi's Afghanistan. What do you think of the characterisation? This story came out of The Storymatic cards picked randomly, and has only been lightly edited by me. No group workshopping, so you may pick up some … Continue reading Hello Portofino : Part One