My mother checks the weather before she leaves

"If I go out, I must leave a note, just in case..." winning FEMFLASH 2013 entry by C Goodwin

Your Fiction

The Trees

"Earth is going to die and I know when. The trees told me..." A short story by Molly Flynn

Your Fiction

The First Flower

"The first flower to bloom..." a poem by Charlotte Radford


Papercrafting in the Dark

"Fold me into you like origami..." a poem by Jase Male

I Now Pronounce You... Yourselves

I Now Pronounce You… Yourselves

Emmi says it's time for her to stop worrying about the wow factor of an alternative wedding


A Song of Adult Humour and Child Suitability

You know, that thing where adults use kids to carry out their adult humour messages...


Why Youtubers aren’t the worst teen role models ever

After all, it's very reassuring to see a teen being honest and so comfortable with themselves...


Wait, what even IS the female version of avuncular?

Avuncular basically means 'like an uncle', and if it was a job you'd do it for free. But what if …


Desserts at the Metaphor Cafe!

What's your flavour? When we talk about 'vanilla' we don't mean ice-cream...


Love that dress! Celebrating science on the red carpet

Dr. Moser gets a stunning grid cell ballgown to celebrate her Nobel prize win!


30 Reasons To LOVE Gina Torres

Gina Torres is amazing and we're sharing our love with the world.


Reading for the Modern Person, it’s Amaazzing

One fiction-addicated mook found Audible audiobooks through a YouTuber and has never looked back.

How The Owl And Pussycat REALLY Went To Sea In A Beautiful Pea Green Boat

How The Owl And Pussycat REALLY Went To Sea In A Beautiful Pea Green Boat

It really happened this way and the tale must be told because what has been seen cannot be unseen.

Waterstones Presents... The Ultimate Writer

Waterstones Presents… The Ultimate Writer

Uh-oh. It's Ultimate Writer Cagefighting. (And by cage we mean study). Le Guinn, Gaiman, McCaffrey... Who will win?