Eila Jameson-Avey

Writer of stories about diversity.

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Prologue

I open my eyes, realisation that I am still here.  My stomach rumbles and I move my tongue in an attempt to moisten my mouth. It is dark, the room, … Continue reading

October 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chapter 60

Mike ducked his head as Deb, Ellie’s mother led them to the living room on a mezzanine above the kitchen. “This will have to be where you’re sleeping tonight.  I’m … Continue reading

August 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chapter Fifty Nine

Ellie drifted in and out of sleep on Mike’s shoulder during the hour long trip to her mum’s house in Doddington.  Each time she was nodded awake by a bump … Continue reading

July 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chapter Fifty Eight

They bundle into the dimly lit hallway of the apartment building and slowly climbed the stairs to  Billy’s first floor flat, Mike supporting Ellie as she cried relentlessly into Mike’s … Continue reading

July 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chapter Fifty Seven

After her phone call with Mike, Ellie went to Morgan and explained the events of the past couple of days.  Morgan sat impassively nodding and harrumphing at certain parts of … Continue reading

June 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chapter Fifty Six

It was drizzling when Ellie and Mike got off the bus at Camden High Street.  It wasn’t quite 10am and there were still people rushing for the bus hurrying to … Continue reading

June 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chapter Fifty Five

Each day for the rest of the week, Kate ventured outside, walking a little further down the laneway from the house, but leaving the door unlocked, knowing that she would … Continue reading

May 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chapter Fifty Four

Kate’s morning sickness was beginning to subsided and she began to feel better, falling into a relaxed daily routine. She would get up and make breakfast for Ryder before he … Continue reading

May 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chapter Fifty Three

The next morning Kate could barely lift her head from the pillow.  She felt like someone had driven over her with a steam roller and then impaled her. She pushed … Continue reading

May 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chapter Fifty Two

On Saturday morning Kate nervously got dressed into the white silk slip dress she had ordered online for the special day.  She couldn’t believe she was getting married it was … Continue reading

May 1, 2016 · Leave a comment