A saga – a long story of heroic achievement, especially a medieval prose narrative in Old Norse or a long, involved story, account, or series of incidents often named for the principal character.Read More Sirkkusaga; looking for a publisher
“The rung of a ladder was never meant to rest upon, but only to hold a man’s foot long enough to enable him to put the other somewhat higher.” ~ Thomas Huxley via Invest in the Future — snapshotsincursiveRead More Invest in the Future — snapshotsincursive
Old Jake sat by the glowing river with his favorite tensioned titanium rod in hand. Today he would land that bloody fish. “Anything doing pops.” asked Young Jake, the Jake family weren’t the most imaginative people left on the planet but they did know how to survive. “Naw, looks like old Hex isn’t playing ball […]Read More The old man and the pike.
He had to take the drugs in order to see them. There they were plotting and scheming. Always there watching and waiting. He had to take the drugs in order to see them. But because he took the drugs no-one would believe him. Inspired by https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/3193846/posts/2138881827Read More Imagination
Best not watch… oops too late! Inspired by; https://jirogers-author.com/2019/01/18/six-word-story-challenge-video/Read More Video – six word story challenge.
Busy editing the sequel to Sirrkusaga so I thought I’d do a cheaty blog by posting a chunk of where I am at present, enjoy a taste of the novel. Chapter 11 – Freya in orbit Sparrow stood on the lift pad, all pre-flight checks had been done, the superconductive coils were cycling and the […]Read More An excerpt from Sirki’s Children.
Chief Mitchell looked at the body on the bathroom floor, the shower curtain had been folded back to show the corpse, the skull fractured as it smashed the sink on falling. The large kitchen knife red with blood was still clasped in the dead fingers but it was nothing compared to the gore oozing from […]Read More Reversed PSYCHOlogy
The girl sat on the steps of the town hall drawing admiring glances from men as they passed. She was somewhat strange and spoke little but everyone was in agreement that she was truly beautiful, it was thought that she came from the far north but no-one could say for certain. “You shouldn’t sit there […]Read More Inge
Schrodingers cat walks into a bar… and doesn’t. *** You can’t trust atoms they make everything up! *** Two atoms are walking down the street when one cries. “I’ve lost an electron!” “Are you sure?” asks his colleague. “Yes I’m positive!” *** A Higgs-Boson particle goes into a church. “I’m sorry.” says the priest. “But […]Read More Corny jokes for physicists.
Can’t sleep, lost count of sheep. Overtired, inspired by; https://jirogers-author.com/2019/01/13/six-word-story-challenge-insomnia-2/Read More Insomnia – six word story challengezzzzzzzz
Stop reading the Necronomicon aloud! Why? Inspired by; https://jirogers-author.com/2019/01/11/six-word-story-challenge-danger/Read More Danger! Six word story challenge.