The Modern Girl’s View of Marriage: Hammersmith (four)

Posted by ractrose on 5 May 2018 in Fiction, Novellas

Hammersmith Chapter Four The Modern Girl’s View of Marriage         Hogben tried singing counterpoint to the melody…got absorbed in the challenge, started over, switched to “Nearer My God to Thee”. He fell silent, the hymn reminding him to plan. They always began a show that way, a prayer and a song. Brought […]

A Chain: Fifth German Spy

Posted by ractrose on 5 May 2018 in Art, Poems

  The Folly The German Spy     A Chain   A woman who has done no wrong in life Leaves her front door Leaves it to decide, as objects can To click or slam…in its own good time Skulduggery in mind Discounting nursery crimes…her guvie’s frog …indeed, to a helpless thing she’d once been […]