Author: Phil Thomas

How to earn money from writing

I earn a living from writing. Not writing short stories, poetry, or novels. Copywriting. Blogging. Thanks to the phenomenon of “content marketing” there is huge demand for informed, good quality writing. Most of it is only published in...

Zap!

It’s not safe to be near me. But you’ve already gathered that, haven’t you? You’re just here because you want to know why I’m standing on a mountain with a lightning rod in my hand? Well, I’ll make...

The Deepest Cut

I must be in shock. This is what this is. I know, for instance, that I am sitting in the front passenger seat. The seatbelt is still around me. The dashboard is pressed against my stomach. I’m trapped....

Roar Britannia!

“I never feel the rain on my head. I never feel the sun on my back. But why am I always covered in bird shit?” Llanfair, Stone Lion, Britannia Bridge, Anglesey A BADGER paused at the side of...

Little Lamb

HER father opened the door and she looked down at his crotch before she stepped inside. He did his little shuffle backwards, battered slippers huff-huffing on the carpet. Stained carpet, she reminded herself. Old and stained and probably...