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The Evening’s Epilogue; Tomorrow’s Preface

The Evening’s Epilogue; Tomorrow’s Preface

In ‘Dawn of the Dance‘, Karen continues to relive the experiences of the young Lady Emerald. The Lady Emerald, then known as Dawn, was enjoying the attentions of a village lad, Shaun, at the Harvest Festival. We continue after she […]

Around and Ahead

Around and Ahead

For Jude We’re back, where we began, Or near enough, cosmologically speaking. A time, to mark occasion, Has arrived, if we’re chronology-keeping. Once more, into those breeches, We squeeze ourselves, though we’re more upholstered. Physical bounds, of less concern, Minds […]

YouTube Pron

YouTube Pron

After reading how people make money from films they post to YouTube, I sat down and tried to write a comedy script for the format. My first idea was to create a loosely-linked series called ‘How the World Really Works’, […]

Dawn of the Dance

Dawn of the Dance

In ‘Falling Into Emerald Memories‘ we explored an episode of Karen Zipslicer’s adventure where she uses a machine to relive the memories of the Lady Emerald. This installment continues the theme, with Karen moving on to explore more of the […]

Picturing Where I Want to Be

Picturing Where I Want to Be

There is a place I want to go, So please indulge this harmless fantasy That I want to share with you. I’m not sure if it exists in reality, But if I can picture it in words, Then maybe you’ll […]

Episodes of an Unknown Man

Episodes of an Unknown Man

A man pours himself into a glass. A man stands in the dark. He switches on the light to the corridor, and is silhouetted by it. He walks down the length of the corridor. At the far end, he switches […]

Falling Into Emerald Memories

Falling Into Emerald Memories

Recently I have spent a lot more time working on Karen Zipslicer’s adventures in Lundern, and I took to writing them as a correctly ordered sequence of chapters, allowing the story to unfold naturally. However, this morning I woke up […]

Boots and All

Boots and All

On her first night in Lundern, Karen fell asleep in the attic of Winton, the cobbler. What would she discover on her first morning in Lundern? Karen woke with a start. It was black. She did not know where she […]

Introductions and Memories at the Cobbler’s Household

Introductions and Memories at the Cobbler’s Household

Despite a few frights along the way, Karen and Cecilia have walked the streets of Lundern to their destination, just before curfew is due to begin. Cecilia the stock-obstetrician still carries of her package of kittens to deliver. Karen is […]

When Comedians Attack

When Comedians Attack

Jonathan May-Bowles, a.k.a. Jonnie Marbles, is due for a recall to the comedy factory. After 17-and-a-half minutes of undeserved fame, he has conspicuously failed to use that time to tell a single funny joke. If you have forgotten who May-Bowles […]