She dressed with painstaking care because this evening he might propose. She hoped he would – had been hoping for some months now. So she was ready well before time, waiting by the window in her thin coat and re-heeled shoes, scanning the rain-swept road for his headlights. He drew up at one minute past seven… Continue reading In the Blue Light of the Belvedere Hotel
Doreen’s invited work friends to her first birthday celebration for many years. She’s got everything ready, and she’s excited.
A character sketch from a photograph. Franz, the German soldier…
Just another day, just another trip to Aldi…
I’m fascinated by characters who are, underneath, nothing like their surface appearance. But then I suppose we’re all a bit like that? A short character study.
A character study of someone existing on two very different levels. What you see is not what you get. I hope you enjoy it – and that you don’t know anyone like Tim!
The brief from my writing course was to describe a character who interested us. Instead, I made my character the writer and the subject myself. How do others see us? This is how I think others see me.