‘Socks for Samuel’ in The Drabble

I had an unexpected Christmas present yesterday when a very short flash fiction piece of mine was published online.

The Drabble is a literary journal that specialises in micro fiction of 100 words or less. My story is called ‘Socks for Samuel’ and it was inspired by this year’s WWI commemorations.

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It came about after a discussion with my writing group concerning minute details of the war – something they are endlessly knowledgeable about. Passing a yarn shop on my way home afterwards brought to mind how everyone waiting back at home tried to play their part also, even if that was just by doing a spot of knitting for the troops.

You can read it here if you have a minute (literally).

Photo: Isabelle Taylor from Pexels
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