Be Still, Your Beating Heart

There was surprise and excitement with the news that Greece was willing to loan The British Museum various artefacts...

His Ruffled Feathers

A killer story He sat drumming his fingers on the table while the old lady shuffled her way to the...

Where Does The Time Go?

A timeless classic 🙂 Adams Tilbury Partnership was one of the cheapest and shittiest law firms in Bunbary. Which was...

On This Night Before Christmas

The tale of a Christmas slaughter. On this night before Christmas, There was a stirring in the house. The...

Dead Man’s Die

The only sound came from the hearth as the flames danced between the logs releasing embers into the air....
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Be Still, Your Beating Heart
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His Ruffled Feathers
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Where Does The Time Go?
Poem
On This Night Before Christmas
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Dead Man’s Die

Short Stories

A collection of fictional short stories, free for you to read.  Enjoy!

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Thank you for dropping by. My name is Nathan M Green and I’m a writer of short stories and novels. There’s plenty to read here, catering for multiple palates. Enjoy your visit, you won’t be disappointed. Happy reading!

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Do Unto Others

Weekday mornings were always a struggle for Danny. To be precise, school day mornings. His mother had to drag him out of bed all the time. She hoped he would wake up with a sense of responsibility on his fifteenth…

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In God’s Name

The humming of the fluorescent lamp and the rhythmic dripping of the leaking pipe were the only sounds in the cellar despite the presence of two men. One of the men sat patiently on a table rolling a button between…

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Forgiveness

Keith cried himself to sleep each night. He would kneel down next to his bed and pray that his wife had found peace. He would pray he would be allowed to move on and that his sins would be forgiven….

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Validate Me

It’s a small world was an expression that took on a whole new meaning. The world was shrinking. Shrinking under the weight of overpopulation and the resource consumption required to sustain it. Although it was a problem shared by every…

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Green Bin One

26 Hill Rise was the home of the Carver Space Agency. Its founder, Thomas Carver, was making the final preparations for the maiden voyage of Green Bin One. The final parts were due in the post at any time. Thomas…

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If Truth Be Told

Back in the eighties Joe was decidedly average. He excelled at being a non-event. He was fourteen years old with average intelligence. At that time you could gain either CSE or O Level qualifications. The O Level class was for…

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