The Christmas Tree Stripper (Original Short Story / Flash Fiction)

A festive treat for followers of No Script For Life -  a nice, quick Christmassy short story. or perhaps it's flash fiction, I don't know but I hope you enjoy it. The Christmas Tree Stripper Anglesey Herman doesn’t get drunk at Christmas any more. He can’t trust himself not to say “something stupid” , by … Continue reading The Christmas Tree Stripper (Original Short Story / Flash Fiction)

Escaping the Sunday afternoon blues

  If all else fails and you find yourself falling into the protracted state of almost-Monday-ness, why not try one of these suggestions. For those that work Monday – Friday, you may find Sundays are a strange kind of animal, especially Sunday afternoons. Once described by Douglas Adams as the Long Dark Tea-time of the … Continue reading Escaping the Sunday afternoon blues

Writer’s bunk – a chip off the old writer’s block

  Some would call it writer’s block. Me, I call it procrastination. I tried to write, I really did. I started to write several different things but none of them seemed to take off. So, I snapped the laptop shut, as if that was going to solve all my problems. I don’t believe in writer’s … Continue reading Writer’s bunk – a chip off the old writer’s block

Little Heroes – the solution to the waste problem (A reading)

- VIDEO -   I bet you don't remember the waste-eating Little Heroes. Perhaps you know them as Little Bastards? A very short story written by and read by Martin Gregory https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RfDVJGQ6LoE   This was one of the first posts made here on Noscriptforlife.com back in July but I thought this would be even more enjoyable … Continue reading Little Heroes – the solution to the waste problem (A reading)

In your dreams no-one can hear you scream – A short story

With Hallowe'en just 'round the corner, why not chill your bones with an nightmarish extract from my unpublished novel. - THE STORY SO FAR -     Paul Gunney has been plagued with nightmares ever since he moved to the village of St. Arvans. A strange woman, Mr Jeavons, says she's a witch and has told him … Continue reading In your dreams no-one can hear you scream – A short story

Violence on television – A debate for the 21st century

Shocked by the adult content on TV? More shocked by stuff on Netflix and Prime? Are we finally enjoying the results of a censored medium finally be allowed to express itself? Two friends discuss: Did you see Strictly on Saturday? No I don’t watch it. Fair enough. Eastenders seems to be getting better though. And … Continue reading Violence on television – A debate for the 21st century