Nostalgia


By Scott Bailey © 2013 Worn wooden floor Distant, ancient scent Tobacco long gone Beer, deep red in thick glass Salt and vinegar crisps Pickled eggs Pickled patrons Warmth and welcome Long gone like the smoke One missed   In response to the daily prompt Crisp #DailyPrompt, #amwriting http://www.scottandrewbailey.uk  

Mother – Thirteen Tales


Mother Parental echoes and whispers do their dirty work. A man is the sum of their parts. Thirteen Tales of Ghosts By Scott Bailey A collection of short stories concerning ghosts. Some are traditional ghost stories in the tradition of M.R. James and Edgar Allan Poe. Other are not. Some scare, some are fun. Some … Continue reading Mother – Thirteen Tales

Meet the Characters – William


William William considers himself the only true revolutionary there has been. Living a life of utter destitution below the city, he leads a community of people the rest of the world sees as outcasts and losers. His is the long game. He know’s the aim, he knows what he is fighting for. He also knows … Continue reading Meet the Characters – William

Poem a day challenge #307 (Starfire)


Starfire By Scott Bailey © 2014 Made of crystal So clear It can hardly be seen The breadth of seven men The height of the clouds The top unseen Inside Sparking and crackling Impossible Bright and pure It is filled with Starfire For miles around The land knows no dark Ever The question might be … Continue reading Poem a day challenge #307 (Starfire)