Eila Jameson-Avey

Writer of stories about diversity.

Tag Archives: friendships

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 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 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 Forty Four

When Ryder entered Kate’s room that evening he was in a much better mood than earlier that morning. “Hey Katie, baby.” He greeted her cheerfully. Kate lifted herself up off … Continue reading

March 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chapter Thirty Nine

“Hey, Ellie how was your weekend?”  Morgan called from her office when she saw Ellie walking past. Ellie turned around and walked into Morgan’s office. “Good, Mike and I went … Continue reading

January 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chapter Twenty Nine

It was after midnight when Ryder re-entered Kate’s room.  A sliver of light fell across her sleeping face.  He switched the lights on, Kate didn’t move, completely unconscious. “Soon you’ll … Continue reading

November 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Chapter Twelve

When Ellie got into work at 8:30am it was fever pitch.  Gregory James wasn’t due to arrive at his first author talk until 10:30am at the Waterpepples at Piccadilly.  Ellie … Continue reading

July 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Chapter Ten

“Hi, Kate.  Where have you been, we thought you had gone away for the winter?” “Hi, yeah it felt like it.” Kate was standing in The Slow and Easy.  She … Continue reading

July 9, 2015 · Leave a comment