Zombies vs Vampires, part 28

The Police Range Rover was slewed across the junction, its occupants staring at the wall of dead people marching toward them. They had been called to an incident further down Deansgate, closer to the Town Hall. But, the carnage at this end of the street had brought them up short. As they watched, the shambling […]

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 5:00 pm

Zombies vs Vampires, part 27

The Mistress considered the three humans she had brought into her castle. It may have been the penthouse of a city centre tower, but she still thought of it as her fortress. No mortal, unless they were servants such as Leech or destined to be food, should ever be allowed to enter this place. These […]

Posted on: 18 February 2017 | 4:38 pm

Zombies vs Vampire, part 26

Note The geography is a little off, I realised over the weekend. The planned towers that I’ve based the vampires’ lair on are intended to be built a street or two away from where I’ve depicted them. Probably for the best, I don’t want to get sued by footballers for suggesting they’re in partnership with […]

Posted on: 14 February 2017 | 7:09 am

Zombies vs Vampires, part 25

Note I may change Leech’s name in future drafts, as there is a Leech on Manchester council. Before being a councillor, the real Leech was a Lib Dem MP in the coalition, so the characterisation of my version willingly serving an ancient evil that feeds on the poor and weak isn’t so far off. Tom […]

Posted on: 9 February 2017 | 7:19 am

Alternative Facts: Totally True Tales Of Trump

Garth Owen has taken a break from writing about zombies and vampire to start an ongoing side project. Alternative Facts is an ebook (also available from Smashwords and other stores) and a mailing list of flash fiction, satire and silliness. As long as Donald Trump and co. keep providing inspiration, the mailing list will update […]

Posted on: 6 February 2017 | 10:16 am

Marching Video

I’m not one of life’s chanters, so I turn up to take photos and shoot video. This one is from the impromptu march on Monday in Manchester. I shot footage at Saturday’s as well, I’ll work on that one during the week. Follow

Posted on: 5 February 2017 | 1:45 pm

Marching Against Trump Again

You’ve got to give the man a little credit. He’s got a lot of us interested in being politically active again. As on Monday, this march was also against the Conservative government, and their weak eagerness to make a deal with President Wotsit. Follow

Posted on: 4 February 2017 | 2:17 pm

Zombies vs Vampires, part 24

The shambling body that had been Glenn was having a strange experience. He had developed a higher level of awareness. Not enough to reason the way he had before dying, but more than the primal urge to eat that had driven him so far. He still wanted to feed on the glittering woman, and as […]

Posted on: 3 February 2017 | 4:06 am

Marching Against May and Trump

These are from the demo, before the march, really. Video may be coming later in the week, depending upon what I got. Follow

Posted on: 30 January 2017 | 2:26 pm

Trumpy Bear and the Fire Signs

Coming soon- Alternative Facts: Totally True Tales Of Trump, a constantly updating ebook of flash fiction, commentary and satire inspired by Donald Trump. Trumpy Bear and his little pal Boo-Bannon had a plan to get themselves all of the pic-a-nic baskets. This time, they would outsmart Ranger Smith, indubitably. “We will have the best pic-a-nic […]

Posted on: 30 January 2017 | 6:15 am