Home office beauty

Like the rest of the world, I've been working at home for months. I often debate, however, whether I'm working at home or actually sleeping at work. Sixteen hours of every day are spent sitting or lying in the same 3 metre by 6 metre space; my home office and bedroom are one and the … Continue reading Home office beauty

Crystal’s Ladder

A Short Play by Shane Worrell CHARACTERS RICHIE, a man sitting at home waiting for his internet to be installed CRYSTAL STEPHANIE ELLIOTT, a recently deceased former distant step-relative of the “world’s biggest movie star”, Clayton Chilton FEMALE TV PRESENTER, co-host of This Morning MALE TV PRESENTER, co-host of This Morning MAINTENANCE MAN, a guy … Continue reading Crystal’s Ladder

They Use Violence, We Use Force

A Ten-Minute Play by Shane Worrell CHARACTERS  ZACH, the incoming communications officer at the Ministry of Peace ALICE, the outgoing communications officer at the Ministry of Peace STANWELL, the communications department head at the Ministry of Peace The scene is a comfortable, lightly furnished office, typical of a high-ranking government official. The wall is adorned … Continue reading They Use Violence, We Use Force

Living For All Eternagen™

Short fiction published in Painted Words 2017. Shane Worrell At the back of an antique shop where marbles were sold, two for ten million dollars, Junior lay in silence. The old man’s bedroom, small, cramped and altogether unbefitting of someone of Junior’s character, was separated from the shop by only a paper-thin wooden panel. Junior … Continue reading Living For All Eternagen™