Fractured

The following documents were discovered amongst the personal possessions of one Sophia Barton, a sergeant in the Royal Air Force Police Special Investigation Branch. Sergeant Barton was found dead in her Surrey home on March the 14th 2016. The official cause of death was listed as carbon monoxide poisoning. The first document is a typed […]

The Rose Room

This entry originally appeared in Oscurità: A Dark Anthology. The following document was discovered, frayed and dog-eared, in the bottom of a locked filing cabinet in the basement of Hackney Borough Council during a routine audit. Two sets of faded blueprints were attached to it, along with a stack of Polaroid photographs. Sadly, these photographs […]

‘The Tall Tales We Tell One Another’

Roger Thomas is quite a conundrum. Whilst he dresses and speaks like a jovial college professor, he has actually worn many hats over the course of his 58 years on this Earth. Having left school at 16, he has variously been a Second Officer in the Merchant Navy, driven an ambulance, hosted his own radio […]