The Voice – Chapter 2

Mother never mentioned when or how I was born. Darling Lucy had a spectacular birth that reduced both Mother and Father to tears as she was swept up by the nurse’s hands and wrapped gently in a cosy towel. Father showered her with kisses in Mother’s trembling arms, while even the onlooking nurses shed a … Continue reading The Voice – Chapter 2

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The Voice – Chapter 1

At first I didn’t think it was the voice. It was dispersed amongst the soft whisperings of swirling leaves outside. But as I hastily threw on my day clothes, I could hear the voice clinging to my actions, a soft buzzing commentary at the back of my head. Maybe I was still in my dream … Continue reading The Voice – Chapter 1