Category Archives: Short stories

Just the job

  The results confirmed it: he was infertile. Single and depressed again, he’d finally been sacked for being late. His mother went round after work to sort him out. ‘Still in pyjamas! Nothing will change until you want it to.’ … Continue reading

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Adam’s Rib

‘What’s happening to the fruit,’ Eve wailed to her husband. The new season’s apples she’d bought were a big disappointment — luscious-looking but floury and tasteless. Eve loved them straight from the tree, fragrant, crisp and juicy, but a decade … Continue reading

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