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pele’s hair

May 15, 2011


Third story. Pele’s hair – a volcanic rock formation with mythological connotations. After two stories largely without speech, this was more of a practice at a bit of dialogue than anything else. Vacationing A wisp of smoke coiled from the mountain’s peak, the memory of Tom’s child-self sitting on his grandfather’s knee as the old […]


May 3, 2011


This is probably the most sinister thing I’ve written. The topic leant itself to ‘sinister’ – Allach, a kind of porcelain made in the years of Nazi Germany. This was more of a character study than a story, but I had a lot of fun writing it. Collecting ghosts Priscilla knocked hesitantly on her employer’s […]