Set among the sprawl of urban industrial decay is a cemetery. No longer used by the living or the dead, it sits silently, listening to the sounds of the slowly encroaching wilderness and the stone memories of those who have passed.  

The Curse. Part 2

After informing the police and a brief appearance at the inquest and trial, Doris leaves this story. DI Simon Harker was assigned to the murder. Harker, now long retired, recalled the case as one ‘by the book’. House to house questioning, children and teenagers spoken to, routine to the point of being mundane. A week […]

The Curse. Part 1.

In the heart of the city, tucked away in the back streets, stands a church. It is not a remarkable piece of architecture, nor is it particularly old. It is however, cursed. The construction was completed and the church consecrated around 1900, and the parish priest, Mortimer Newman duly took up his duties. We can […]