Hobson’s Choice

  Sometimes Life starts handing us choices we are none too ready to make... and some choices should never have to be made at all. Here's a story originally written for a 500 word flash-fiction from a prompt that has taken on a life of its … [Read more...]

Shadows of Yesterday

There have been countless heroes in wars throughout history. These are the stories of some ordinary Europeans who found extraordinary courage to survive WWII. 'Shadows of Yesterday' on Wattpad   Christine … [Read more...]

A Bonny Wee Lassie

  Last decade, before we moved back to our present farm in the country we love so dearly, I was a careworker for a few years. This story is about one of my most frustrating but loveable clients who showed me once again how the greatest … [Read more...]

Seeking Serendipity

Serendipity (definition) - an aptitude for making desirable discoveries by accident; good fortune; luck. After seven decades of Life, I find most of it has been shaped by what we've chosen to do with countless serendipitous … [Read more...]

Just Moodling About… My Favourite Things

'Moodling' - it's all about mental doodling. This time it's looking at and loving many so-called 'material' things in my life. Read about my much beloved possessions, and try to decide what you would choose to take with you if disaster threatened. I … [Read more...]

Paradoxically Yours

  A collection of my 500 word flash-fiction stories to meet the challenge of the Weekend Write-in prompt word in 2017. 'Paradoxically Yours' collection on Wattpad   Christine … [Read more...]

Prompt Perspectives

A collection of short stories inspired initially by Tablo Publishing prompts, now expanding to include prompts from other places. Sometimes it's one word; maybe a phrase or a saying; sometimes a particular photo sets the creative wheels in motion. I … [Read more...]

Flourishing in the Fifties

  A collection of tales of growing up in a working class suburb of South Australia in the 1950's. Flourishing in the Fifties on Wattpad   Christine … [Read more...]

Prompt and Circumstance

A collection of my 500 word flash-fiction stories to meet the challenge of the Weekend Write-in prompt word in 2016. Prompt and Circumstance collection on Wattpad     Christine … [Read more...]