Scene 2: The Old lady & the Mad Horse

Scene 1. Scene 2. “So who owns him?” Hella asked. She tried to tuck two long wisps of hair back under her scarf. Being unwashed was bad enough, but showing off the thinness of her pale hair was unbearable. No one needed to know how blotchy her scalp was, or how flaky, or that she … Continue reading Scene 2: The Old lady & the Mad Horse


A Moment in Time

Some stories are a moment in time, captured and played out like a piece of music. An introduction (maybe), a central section where all the notes are dispersed into the world, and into the finale, the wind-down. There may be no other structure to a MOT story, but they are usually well understood. A mother … Continue reading A Moment in Time