Category Archives: Short Stories

A depository for my short stories

A Short Story: Psycho

Brother M had been an unpopular teacher from the moment he arrived to our school. Those of us in class 2b had the dubious privilege of being the first to welcome him, and, in what was a source of pride … Continue reading

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Short Story: I’ll Never Let You Go (Lil’ Darlin’)

Seán Duggan parked his car, turned off the lights and stopped the engine. He looked to his left at the two blocks of apartments he was going to be watching and saw that only a handful of windows were lit … Continue reading

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Short Story: the Newly-weds (Part III of III)

She had wanted to give Gerry a surprise. After their evening meal and walk along the promenade she told him she was taking a shower but what she really did as he watched football while perched on the edge of … Continue reading

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Short Story: the Newly-weds (Part II of III)

Apart from their time beside one another in the church and afterwards during the photo session, Claire and Gerry had spent very little time together on their wedding day. They had sat together during the meal but each had found … Continue reading

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Short Story: the Newly-weds (Part I of III)

“Where does forgiveness come into this?” wondered Claire. It was just after dawn and she had the beach to herself. The only markings to spoil the newly revealed sand was the line of her footprints. Not even the Germans were … Continue reading

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