The Carry Out

A true story by Carolyn Roberts

Pond master

Audio version of a new short story by Lisa Jones

Eleven Eyes

Audio version of a short story by JD Allan

The Necessary Lie

A short story by Taryn McDonnell

the tryst

The Tryst

By Hannah Sutherland

Night on the moor

A short story by D.B. MacInnes


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.


Time and the gang of apples

By Anna Weltner

Wurl o’ Seamus

A story by Shane Johnstone

When Battling Rival Poets

A short story by Peter Burnett

No vacancies

Part 2. By Heather Pearson

No vacancies

Part One. By Heather Pearson

Velvet Engine

By Heather Pearson

Photo by Stewart Bremner

The black bough

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


Fiction Podcast No. 2

Outside In, by Shirley Gillan

The Lost Squadron

A short story by D.B. MacInnes

Little Red Tap Shoes

Little Red Tap Shoes

By Heather Pearson

sugar hotel

The Sugar Hotel

A short story by Amy Jardine

Outside in

A short story by Shirley Gillan


By Ronnie McCluskey

Eleven eyes

A short story by JD Allan

In the water

By Emma Grace Brankin

Making the case for the retention of chickens

A short story by MD Hamilton

Write here, write now

Perfect your story for publication

The Clamour

The Clamour

A short story by Kirsti Wishart

Reading by Amy Jardine

Amy Jardine will read her work this Thursday in Edinburgh

I invited him

A magnificently dark tale of obsession. By Vhairi Slaven

Fiction Podcast No. 1

The Sugar Hotel. A short story by Amy Jardine

Catfish Pond

A new short story by JT Farrell

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 Old Man

A new short story by Nino Ennu

In Death

A new short story by Nino Ennu

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’.