Things have gone downhill since new management took over. I had to reapply for my own job. Honestly. Who else can they get as Cupid except… well, Cupid? So I’m still in place doing my best to get folks to…
My name is Joanna Sterling and I’m a Collector – my collection of contemporary, vintage and period brooches has been amassed over 30 years. The story collection published here is not quite so old but is just as diverse. There are short stories and flash fiction, my own and ones by other writers. Some are traditional and others more avant-garde. I aim to select stories that intrigue, amuse and maybe provoke. Open up The Casket of Fictional Delights and pick out a story or a brooch.
These two bugs are from the 1920s. They are not made of precious materials, their wings are made of celluloid an early form of plastic and the legs are gilt metal. Paste stones have been added to the head and…
Embark on a unique fictional journey around London using the London Underground. Read or listen to 90 Flash Fiction stories. Writers have been inspired by a brooch or the station bringing to life London, its history, its quirks, its character, its humour, its underbelly and the melting pot that is a cosmopolitan Metropolis. Beware of Aliens, Ghosts, Murderers and Clowns!
In Spring 2017 we showed off some of the TubeFlash brooch collection at The Brooch is Back Exhibition, launched as part of Clerkenwell Design Week in Central London in conjunction with Transport for London and Craft Central.
RT @wendymoore99: Two fascinating new books on suffragists and suffragettes #vote100 - Rise Up Women! by Diane Atkinson and Hearts and Minds by Jane Robinson - see my review ...Wendy Moore - No Respect for Golf Courses | Literary Review | Issue 461 https://t.co/YeuOlupNil via @Lit_Review,Feb 8
Prefer to listen? - from the beginning The Casket of Fictional Delights has specialised in producing high quality audio recordings of short stories and flash fiction compilations. The audios are recorded by actors and voiceover artists and produced by a professional studio manager ensuring we maintain a consistent high standard. I’ve chosen three to highlight the variety and quality of work we have to offer - visit our Audio page for more. I hope you enjoy listening to them.
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