Afresh (Flash Fiction)

I turn the key, open the door and enter the flat that I don’t yet recognise: my new home. The light within is dull, even though it’s daytime and the curtains are open. Or perhaps that’s just the way I’m seeing everything right now. Doom and gloom abound. Over the last few months, I’ve managed … Continue reading Afresh (Flash Fiction)

Paul.E.Bailey’s World–Breaking Bad Review

WARNING: Contains mild spoilers! If there’s one thing I hate it’s people banging on incessantly about TV series that they think I should definitely watch. I’ve had at least one person try to shove every ‘boxset’ series spun out over the last ten-fifteen years down my throat. Lost, Prison Break, 24, Game of Thrones, The … Continue reading Paul.E.Bailey’s World–Breaking Bad Review

Find Me a Find – Chapter Fourteen

Catch up with previous chapters by clicking this link. No information was given about why Niall wanted to see Fiona that next day. All he said was that he wanted to talk to her. His level of respect for her was too great to end things via text or a phone call. He had to … Continue reading Find Me a Find – Chapter Fourteen

Find Me a Find – Chapter Twelve

Catch up with previous chapters by clicking this link. The next day while Niall was at work and in the middle of contemplating his next moves regarding Fiona and Chantelle, he received a text message from the latter. She pulled no punches; simply asking if he wanted to visit her house tomorrow where she’d cook … Continue reading Find Me a Find – Chapter Twelve

Find Me a Find – Chapter Eleven

Catch up with previous chapters by clicking this link. It took just a few minutes for Niall to comprehend the potential hole he’d dug for himself once he awoke. He was supposed to be taking a break from Fiona to consider their situation and what he wanted to do. Instead, within hours of calling the … Continue reading Find Me a Find – Chapter Eleven

Find Me a Find – Chapter Ten

Catch up with previous chapters by clicking this link. “We’ll be out in a minute,” Chantelle said over the phone. Her voice wasn’t what Niall had expected, though he wasn’t sure why given as he was aware of what the local dialect sounded like. That said, he didn’t find her voice unpleasant at all. “Okay … Continue reading Find Me a Find – Chapter Ten

Find Me a Find – Chapter Nine

Catch up with previous chapters by clicking this link. “I get you’re upset, Niall, but you can’t go bombarding me with texts and calls like that. It’s a good job my phone was on silent.” “No, Fiona. You don’t get it at all,” Niall replied quietly. “You get the best of both worlds. You get … Continue reading Find Me a Find – Chapter Nine

Find Me a Find – Chapter Eight

Catch up with previous chapters by clicking this link. There was no way Niall could make it into work the next day. His alarm barely woke him, but he managed to bring himself around enough to call the manager and tell them he wouldn’t be in before climbing back into bed and not rising again … Continue reading Find Me a Find – Chapter Eight

Find Me a Find – Chapter Seven

Catch up with previous chapters by clicking this link. The feeling of guilt coupled itself with a feeling of annoyance expressly because he felt guilty. Why on earth should he feel guilty for enjoying his conversation with Chantelle? It’s not like he was secretly in a relationship with her or anything. She was a really … Continue reading Find Me a Find – Chapter Seven

Find Me a Find – Chapter Six

Catch up with previous chapters by clicking this link. Niall spent the rest of the next day in a foul mood while he worked. He didn’t want to wait to find out what was going on and considered texting Fiona to tell him what was going on via text, but he held off. At five past … Continue reading Find Me a Find – Chapter Six