Icy Advent Freedom

Icy Advent Freedom

Here’s a true-story Advent Tale with a difference. The sky was gradually darkening.  She sat on the deep window sill in her bedroom, hawk-like in her vigilant perch.  Sometimes it seemed to her that from this position she could view the entire world.             Clusters of young stars were popping into existence, their neon dust [...]

Halloween Infidelity

Halloween Infidelity

It’s Halloween, the end of the half-term holiday, so their huge Art Nouveau flat is not infested with the usual chaos and commotion of their new private school. Just her two children and her husband. She’s looking forward to seeing all three of them again, after her weekend away in the Tatra mountains. Forgiveness is still rife [...]