Posted in Daily Prompt, Haiku, Poetry, Writing

Automatic

By Scott Bailey 2017

Automatic lives
With automatic answers
Easier to rule

In response to the daily prompt Automatic

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Posted in Creative Writing, Fiction, Mankind Limited News, Science Fiction, Self Publishing, Writing

Mankind Ltd – What Right?

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What right had she to make decisions for other people?

What had made her think that those posters were true?

How dare she have the courage to break those chains?

By Scott Bailey 

Read an excerpt here.

Available as

Kindle

or hardback

from Amazon

or CreateSpace

www.scottandrewbailey.uk

Posted in Creative Writing, Fiction, Self Publishing, Short Stories, Thirteen Tales, Writing

The Valley – Thirteen Tales

The Valley

A woman alone, in a deep dark valley, finds her cherished isolation filled with creeping fears. Yet courage can lead to some surprising twists.

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Thirteen Tales of Ghosts

By Scott Bailey

A collection of short stories concerning ghosts. Some are traditional ghost stories in the tradition of M.R. James and Edgar Allan Poe. Other are not. Some scare, some are fun. Some play with the concept of a ghost. There are ghosts who are out for revenge and the living avenging the spirits that curse them.

Ideal for sitting around a campfire and late at night under the covers. Or maybe not if the stories themselves are any guide.

Check it out at Amazon and Smashwords and other online e-book retailers.

A paperback version os being worked on for those who prefer the feel of the paper while huddling by the fire – on your own – in the dark – with that noise behind you……

www.scottandrewbailey.uk

Posted in Creative Writing, Poem a Day Challenge, Poetry, Writing

A Spring of Dreams – Fangs

Fangs

By Scott Bailey © 2014

Into the hole
Drawn in by the urge
To know
Waiting
Are fangs

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Photo by Scott Bailey

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Available as

Kindle

or hardback

from Amazon

or CreateSpace

 

 

 

www.scottandrewbailey.uk

 

Posted in Creative Writing, Self Publishing, Technology, Writing

New Website

So I have been a little bit quieter than normal on here – scheduled posts aside. This is partly because I have been working on a new version of my website.

There were a number of reasons for this. Firstly, it needed a refresh. It was also getting quite hard to update – the pages being simple static pages. The final reason was that I was expanding my WordPress skills. The site is now run on a self-hosted WordPress platform. So it’s far easier to update now.

Take a mosey on over and see what you think.