They kissed on the platform with absolute abandon as if the rest of the world did not exist. Commuters and tourists tutted, pushed and milled around, oblivious to the arrow that had pierced the lovers. Fate. Eros. Passionate love. Their souls and bodies now forever joined; the iron arrow connected them. It gave them both a wound that would never… Read it
Mark's stories have been published in the Escape Velocity and Full Fathom Forty anthologies, as well as Scheherezade and Estronomicon. He has had poetry published in The Nail, two pantomimes performed and is working on two novels. Mark is a member of the Clockhouse London Writers.
The park was not green any more, Doolan considered, as he stepped off the tube train. He headed eagerly for the exit, head full of excitement about the Winter Sales in the hundreds of shops in Retail Park. He didn’t notice his feet being swept from under him until it was too late and he was flat on the grubby… Read it