In these uncertain and difficult times, I thought I’d expand this blog a little to include a couple of my previously published short stories to read absolutely free of charge.
First up is Papercut – a title originally published in the Dragon Soul Press romantic fantasy anthology First Love. The story concerns a lonely teenage boy living with his ultra-strict Jehovah’s Witness mother. In his dreams, he is visited by a mysterious girl made entirely of paper, leading to a fantastical journey into… Well, simply click here to read more.
The image below, from the legendary music video to A-ha’s classic 1985 hit Take on Me, was a visual and tonal influence on Papercut.
Also, check out the blog next Thursday for another free short story from yours truly.