Preview: a sci-fi taster chapter

…and more to come I am taking a break from blogging. I won’t be publishing BUT ALSO I won’t be taking time out to read the work of others, and comment when I have something to say, often in my outspoken way. I have to focus on projects that are getting pushed into the background. […]

The strange case of the ZLD music lovers

..at a concert or opera, if people want to cough they save it up wherever possible until a break. Then everyone lets rip. Cough cough cough…… sounds like a mafiosi vendetta killing spree. Anyway, then the machine guns go back into the violin cases, a few last minute barks from small calibre weapons, maybe a beretta pistol or two, then silence as the violinists raise their bows and the next piece starts

Chicken ghosts

Gentle clucking wafting across from the other side of the River Styx, you can tell by the unworldly metallic shimmer to the chucks’ strange contented harmony. And look, the metallic shimmer comes into the world of form, silhouetting the ghostly shapes as they fluff their phantom feathers, flashes of half seen colour, or light….