The jumper, short story, Jan Birley, writer author

The Jumper – A Short Story

The Jumper By Jan Birley Gordon stands, perfectly balanced, looking straight out and over the night city skyline. He doesn’t need to look down to get a feel for the thirty floors beneath him. Although the offices are now closed, a glow from the windows still breaks out in the dark rainy evening. He shuffles […]

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Why Choose a Writer’s Retreat?

How many of us say we want to write? Often, though, no matter how much you want to write, whether it’s poetry, short stories, novels or non-fiction, daily life gets in the way. We procrastinate, get distracted, give in to having no time, along with many other reasons (or are they excuses?). A good writer’s […]