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The tree was smaller that year. There had almost been no tree at all but, on Christmas Eve, Dad lugged home the smallest he could find. After he’d been to the pub, of course. It was where he sought his absolution, twice a week if not more. Mum stuck to the conventional methods of confession […]

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The Dickens Classic Tale Retold for Children by KC Speers

L Driver toy car

It will come as a shock to no one who knows me that I took quite a while to learn to drive. It took quite a few instructors too. Five to be precise. But only one test as I passed on the first try. My instructor was as shocked as I was. This isn’t the […]

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A short story set in a cafe by KC Speers

Fiction Friday - The Big Bad World by KC Speers

Eric gets the first & only job he’ll ever need

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The further adventures of Eric & Jayne

Fiction Friday - A Million Love Songs

A fictional dating story from KC Speers