Fiction Podcast No. 1

The Sugar Hotel. A short story by Amy Jardine

Write here, write now

Free mentoring for new and early career writers

Mother land

A short story by Anne Leigh Parrish

Lydia Tsiouva

A show of beasts with wrath

A short story by Peter Burnett

All in White

by Edina Kikić


Time and the gang of apples

By Anna Weltner

pond master

Pond master

Audio version of a new short story by Lisa Jones


A short story by Lisa Locascio

Moon shoes

A short story by Jack Somers

I invited him

A magnificently dark tale of obsession. By Vhairi Slaven

No vacancies

Part One. By Heather Pearson

Round room

by Dominic Howell

The Carry Out

A true story by Carolyn Roberts

The last living piece of you

A short story by Philip Wilson

Wurl o’ Seamus

A story by Shane Johnstone

Photo by Stewart Bremner

The black bough

A short story of lust and longing in the Old Town, by Lisa Locascio

Eleven eyes

A short story by JD Allan

No vacancies

Part 2. By Heather Pearson

Holy Roman Reality

By Alexander S. Jenkins


Green E142

This short story by April L Ford was inspired by Hazel Gore’s painting ‘Living Alone in Paradise’. It comes with a trigger warning for rape and sexual assault.

The Jazz Messenger

A short story by Ken Irvine

The Lost Squadron

A short story by D.B. MacInnes

How I write

By Kirsti Wishart

Car crash

A short story by Graham Lironi

the tryst

The Tryst

By Hannah Sutherland

Night on the moor

A short story by D.B. MacInnes


Fiction Podcast No. 2

Outside In, by Shirley Gillan

Outside in

A short story by Shirley Gillan

Making the case for the retention of chickens

A short story by MD Hamilton

The Clamour

The Clamour

A short story by Kirsti Wishart

Photo by Stewart Bremner

The end of the habitable world

A short story by Tracey Emerson

Johnny Cash’s stepdaughter gave me a kiss

A new short story by Naomi Richards

Platonic Dialogue

A story by Teo Rivera-Dundas

The Divers

A short story by Katya Apekina

Coastal Aerial View by Alison McGill, Oil and wax on board

The pipeline

A short story by Frank Rennie, inspired by Alison McGill’s painting ‘Coastal Aerial View’.