Author Archives: ceayr

About ceayr

A Scot who has discovered Paradise in a small town he calls Medville on the Côte d'Azur, C.E. Ayr has spent a large part of his life in the West of Scotland and a large part elsewhere. His first job was selling programmes at his local football club and he has since tried 73 other career paths, the longest being in IT, with varying degrees of success. He is somewhat nomadic, fairly irresponsible and, according to his darling daughter, a bit random.

In the Kitchen with a Mime

Friday Fictioneers is hosted by the wonderful Rochelle, the undisputed master of what I call Sound Bite Fiction. She sets the weekly challenge, and the standard. And the prompt, which this week is a fascinating photo by Valerie J. Barrett. The … Continue reading

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Safely Home – Friday Fictioneers

Friday Fictioneers is hosted by the wonderful Rochelle, the undisputed master of what I call Sound Bite Fiction. She sets the weekly challenge, and the standard. And the prompt, which this week is a photo by C. E. Ayr. Hooray for … Continue reading

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Tree House – Friday Fictioneers

Friday Fictioneers is hosted by the wonderful Rochelle, the undisputed master of what I call Sound Bite Fiction. She sets the weekly challenge, and the standard. This week, she provides a rather exotic photo by Susan Eames as the prompt. The … Continue reading

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The Clock – Friday Fictioneers

Friday Fictioneers is hosted by the wonderful Rochelle, the undisputed master of what I call Sound Bite Fiction. She sets the weekly challenge, and the standard. And, this week, she provides her own photo as the prompt. The idea, as always, … Continue reading

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Perfidy

This week I have decided to try something different, a double challenge. Firstly, as always, is Susan Spaulding’s Sunday Photo Fiction, a weekly prompt to create a short story (200 word max) inspired by what you see in the picture … Continue reading

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The Oath – Friday Fictioneers

Friday Fictioneers is hosted by the wonderful Rochelle, the undisputed master of what I call Sound Bite Fiction. She sets the weekly challenge, and the standard. This week’s image comes courtesy of Jean L. Hays. I find it somewhat bleak, so … Continue reading

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Postbox; the magazine

Originally posted on Sunny Dunny's Blog:
Launched on 4th May 2019, this is the first issue of Postbox; Scotland’s international short story magazine, published by Red Squirrel Press/Postbox Press. We announced it late last year, and requested submissions with…

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