A child raking a sandbox next to his nanny

A child raking a sandbox next to his nanny

Reading Time: 3 minutesAuthor’s note: Following the Neil Gaiman Master Class series, he offers the following exercise. Take one of the simple settings below and write a page about it, trying to undermine the reader’s expectations. For example, you’re writing...
Lockdown Negotiations

Lockdown Negotiations

Reading Time: 10 minutesAuthors note: I started this with no clear idea of where I was going and found it nearly impossible to write. I’ve only just started trying to learn to write fiction and I was following the Niel Gaiman masterclass along with suggested...
The Trail

The Trail

Reading Time: 16 minutesAuthor’s note: Another short story, little dark, perhaps even a little lovecraftian. I’ve read Stephen King’s “On writing”. Excellent book, if somewhat harsh, guide on writing. As always do comment with any...