Occasionally I like to write very short stories. As with much of my other work I do this primarily for my own benefit. I am trying to improve my various skills (or cultivate a skill anyway) and writing is not something I've ever had a real flair for. So when I think of a little idea I want to write it down. Below are excerpts from my short stories on Tumblr. If you're interested in how the stories end, click the 'Read More...' link and it will take you to the relevant post.