This is where I blow my own trumpet (modest though it is) about some of my published stories, namely those I’m not embarrassed to mention.
Killing Action Man
Sliced Quarterly #6, free experimental online comics anthology, comic strip,
art by Jonathan Scott
A boy receives the perfect gift, but is consumed by guilt after he lies about
The Mighty Mykflex
2000AD, Future Shock, prog 1961
Comic strip, art by Jesus Redondo
An alien news reporter crash lands in London in 1977 and finds himself much in demand. A sequel to The Domino Theory.
The Mammoth Book of Jack the Ripper Stories, edited by Maxim Jakubowski, published by Robinson, short story
Twenty years after the Ripper murders, a young suffragette is targeted by a dying killer who wants to ensure that he is not forgotten.
The Flight of the Demeter
Twelve, published by Horrified Press, short story
A time traveller investigates murders among an order of monks taking their message to a colony planet aboard a space-going abbey.
Doorways to Extra Time, published by Spencer Hill Press, short story
A boys finds and loses the love of his life during one hour in London, but the magic hour gained through daylight saving time gives him
a second chance.
Wordland 2: Hi Honey, I’m Home, short story
The perfect family rebels.
The Last Satellite
Wordland 3: What They Saw in the Sky, short story
The final piece of the old world collides with the new.
Good Golly, Miss Lolly
Wordland 4: Whited Sepulchre, short story
A lollipop lady’s generosity turns out to be too good to be true.
The Boy Who Wasn’t In Love
Wordland 5: True love, short story
A new neighbour leads to a life-defining confrontation for a teenage boy.
All the Wordland stories can be downloaded for free.
The Domino Theory
2000AD, Future Shock, prog 371
Comic strip, art by Ian Gibson
A domino-doppling champion chooses a remote planet to stage his latest record attempt. Mik Mykflex reports on progress to a waiting universe.