Alternative justice

This piece was written for the Six Sentence story challenge, with the prompt word of 'alternative'. The magistrate for the far-flung region of Beyond The Black Stump, Joseph ‘Cocker’ Mamie was known for dispensing the kind of judgements that bordered on frontier-style but were always begrudgingly accepted by its citizens as justice, even if a … Continue reading Alternative justice

Seasonal Variations

This piece was written for the Six Sentence challenge, with the prompt word of 'season'. Barnaby took an elastical approach to the Ecclesiastical wisdom that to everything there is a season; the advent of 24/7/365 sports coverage meant that somewhere north or south of the Equator someone, somewhere, was getting obscenely rich by entertaining the … Continue reading Seasonal Variations