He sat in the interview room, the bright overhead light pulsing into his eyes, adding to the white noise in… Read more Invincible – Part Three
The house had its own language at night, the wind ransacking the roof space or lifting the curtains with a… Read more Invincible – Part Two
He watched the house from the dark beneath the old eucalypt that grew near the wall, waiting for the lights… Read more Invincible – Part One
Josie was on her knees scrubbing the toilet floor when the doorbell rang. She pulled off her rubber gloves as… Read more The Sister
Oliver yawns and rolls his head slowly, easing the stiffness that has gathered while he slept. The gentle heat of… Read more The Trainer
He appeared in the companionway hatch, just his head and torso visible as he surveyed the overcast sky, cloud formations surging and swelling, beer froth along the rim of the horizon.
The newcomer approached our party from the west, a kamikaze presence coming out of the setting sun. We had been… Read more The Birthday Cake