Around the World by Horse and Caravan: A Record Breaking Journey

I've been holding this story back awhile - non-fiction this time. Originally an attempt at getting the journey below into Wikipedia the resulting article is what you see. I went on this record breaking journey around the world with my family by horse and caravan starting in 1990. The First Around the World by Horse Drawn… Continue reading Around the World by Horse and Caravan: A Record Breaking Journey

A Tentative Return

THAT'S THE SITE back online. I hope all you regulars are still blogging away. Four months since my last post. Time flies - or flew - for one reason or another. Not sure how many people still visit, but seems like WordPress has updated itself a bit and already I feel a bit lost. Not much a… Continue reading A Tentative Return

Weekly Six XXXII – Six Word Stories

ONE, TWO, THREE, four, five. I can't count much above that, but I'm fairly certain there are six words in each story, no more no less. Enjoy: Amicable divorce: hatred split fifty fifty. River bed, body found. Denim, stonewashed. Red carpet. No photographers, no premier. Blood diamond> Smugglers asshole>Wifes ears. Their arm slowly disappeared: sea hungry.… Continue reading Weekly Six XXXII – Six Word Stories

Weekly Six XXXI – Six Word Stories

MORE STORY FOR your money/ time. Well, yeah, time. Some more six word stories, the 31st edition. I've seemingly stockpiled six word stories like a country might with nuclear warheads whether the war is cold or not. Enjoy: 50 shots. None dead. Toy won. No angels, no snowmen: nuclear winter. Evolution reversing without mirrors. Phoneshop queues.… Continue reading Weekly Six XXXI – Six Word Stories

Weekly Six XXX – Six Word Stories

THE WEEK WHERE roman numerals are very, very easy to misinterpret... I'm still busy and settling so this it for now, I've been scribbling a bank of six worders all week at my new place, and doing some book editing. Hopefully normal WP service will resume shortly and I'll be reading your posts once more.… Continue reading Weekly Six XXX – Six Word Stories

Weekly Six XXIX – SIX WORD STORIES

  WELL FOLKS, this is the last weekly six for the forseeable future, but as soon as I get a chance to hop back online, I'll be at it once more on a regular basis. Enjoy: . Sent. Tracked. Delivered. Blackmail on time. Dinosaur omelette excellent. Relatives followed caveman. Shotgun wedding; no cake, three dead.… Continue reading Weekly Six XXIX – SIX WORD STORIES

Goodbye For Now

How long is a piece of string? How long, is a goodbye? It depends, seems like the most reasonable answer. I'm moving and I'll be without laptop and internet for the forseeable future, although I'm sure I'll find somewhere to get online and stay up to date with all my favourite blogs. I'm not sure… Continue reading Goodbye For Now

Customised – SHORT STORY

I WAS FLYING. Academically. Monetarily. Socially. Well, maybe not socially. But here I was at the airport after a four hour departure delay, ready to sail through customs, to escape my tedious surroundings, wretched ex-girlfriends and somewhat more importantly, death. I approached in the silent queue, shuffling and staring to either side, trying to alleviate the… Continue reading Customised – SHORT STORY