Get into the Halloween mood.

Thirteen Tales of Ghosts. Settle down in the dark and lose yourself in fear…. 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 play with the concept of a ghost. There are … Continue reading Get into the Halloween mood.


By Scott Bailey © 2000 Rapists come and go like bills grit your teeth bear it pay Carry a dagger close no guarantee a talisman a cross Hide in the woods crunching leaves above beneath them a thousand bones Click, click Bang, bang You make it a film! a song. a hero’s theme Click, click … Continue reading Cross

Autumn Leaf

By Scott Bailey © 2014 Once I was a seed Bursting with potential Waiting to spring out From darkness into light Once I was a sapling Fresh and green and quivering Stretching up with hope To the bright blue sky Once I was a tall stiff tree Sturdy, proud and strong Branches reaching all directions … Continue reading Autumn Leaf