Murder On Safari*

“This is nice,” I say as we walk through the safari park.  “Going out for the day, like a normal family.” “We’re not a normal family,” my brother says.  “In a normal family the children aren’t thirty three and thirty six or…” “That’s not what I mean,” I say, as a wallaby hops past.  “What […]

The Lion*

“So how was Thursday?” I ask Seb when he calls last night. “Well I handed in my Chemistry but it wasn’t good.  I’ve rather lost focus,” he says, sounding sad. I feel upset.  “Why?” I say. “Well, I’ve been drinking and thinking about other things,” he says.  “My exams start in two weeks.” He’s finally […]

Roar*

“So I’ve been thinking of nice things to do for your birthday,” Seb says, on the phone just a few minutes ago. “Wow, exciting!” I say, switching the grill off, taking my omelette out.  Will finish cooking it after this chat.  Can’t remember the last time I had a boyfriend on my birthday.  Probably the […]