Children’s stories

Last Time Ever

Effie Freer loved to take a shower. The tingle that the hot shafts of water gave her body was great; she would dance in the shower, singing to herself and have so much fun! Which made it all the more strange that she hated the water of the swimming pool so much; it...

Cinnamon Loves Basketball

Cinnamon Fletcher just loves playing basketball. She is really, really, good! She loves the sound of the ball thudding on the floor. She adores the squeak of her shoes on the floor. She likes the smell of the gym, unless the boys have been in first as they stink! She...

Cinnamon Fletcher

I entered this story into the ‘Leicester Writes Short Story Prize 2017 anthology’ competition. It was long listed and published by Dahlia Publishing in June 2017. I wrote it in 2013 and was rather pleased with it! Cinnamon Fletcher as her name implies was the sunniest...