The Drive – Short Story

Her heart was racing. She was so livid she could hardly find the words to speak. "Where are you going?" "Maddie..........did you hear me?" She raged from inside the kitchen. "Out!" Maddie retorted. It's as much as she could bring herself to say. With that she snatched her bag from off the hallway table, hitting … Continue reading The Drive – Short Story

Short Story: Cuban Heels – Prt 2

Part Two 'Good morning Ms Monero, you come for breakfast?' It was Anh, my favourite waitress. She was always so politely and had a genuine warmth for people because she loved people and hospitality came naturally to her.  She had her hair in a tight, immaculate bun and she always wore just the right amount … Continue reading Short Story: Cuban Heels – Prt 2

Short Story: Cuban Heels

Part One It was now my first whole day on my holiday and I was in the holiday mood. Totally relaxed, knowing my days were totally mine, to do with as I chose over the next month. The hotel itself was beautiful. I was very happy with my choice, given, I had done the minimum … Continue reading Short Story: Cuban Heels

Daily Prompt: The Spice Of Success

If “failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor” (Truman Capote), how spicy do you like your success stories? The spice of success for me would be chilli and the failure to eat certain types I happily accept! I like my food to have lots of flavour and certain dishes do need a greater … Continue reading Daily Prompt: The Spice Of Success

Short Story: Jamaica Drifting

It was another humid day. The sky was blue, the sun sat high in the noon-day sky, and the heat felt divine on my skin. I could hear Harry Belafonte singing in my head. Oh island in the sun....... Which was enough, of what was really quite an old song to be going around my … Continue reading Short Story: Jamaica Drifting