Writing

I wrote some stuff you can read. Here’s the links!

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BOOKS


The Fair Haired Boy; Or, The Sound of a Lost Voice – A short folk tale
A mother. A father. A fair haired boy. A fog that turns everything bad, and a voice that can end the suffering.

A Ma Shen folk tale told to and via Jack CJ Stark.

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Seen and Unseen – A magical realism novella
Some things are seen. Some things are unseen.

After a failed suicide attempt, the patient finds himself trapped on a secure mental health ward. Forced to live with strangers, and without a purpose in life, he discovers he is capable of much more than he ever thought possible.

A magical tale of friendship, desperation, kindness, and finding peace.

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Unsound Sounds – My debut collection of disjointed short stories, poems, and bits.
A man struggles with his creases. A woman wants a job, but she is not going to take her hat off so don’t even ask. An owl visits at the right time. A lesson from a father about trying everything once. Buttons falling. A young woman receives a life lesson after being left on read.

Short stories from the broken mind of Jack CJ Stark.

NO LONGER AVAILABLE.


SHORT STORIES ONLINE

A list of short stories (not included in my books) published on my site for easy access.

The Fat Man; Or, The Judgement of the Fifteenth Year – A story written using this prompt from Jeff VanderMeer’s Wonderbook.

Rocks and Minerals – A psychic detective searches for clues in a potential murder case.

LoC – If we legalised assisted suicide, just where would it end?

Can I join in? (Asked a Vampire) – I’m so sorry. My tongue in cheek parody of an explicit erotic story.


FLASH FICTION

Some flash fiction I’ve been trying out recently.

Revolution
Sun
Sun (part 2)
The Fire Has Gone Out
Feathers
My Poor Heart