RDP: Detectives, Roald Dahl and the Rain

https://youtu.be/wcHxS7cLEjc Today's prompt word is Umbrella, and my immediate thought was of the old Umbrella Man song (featured above performed by Crazy Gang members Flanagan and Allen), which was featured in Dennis Potter's The Singing Detective starring Michael Gambon. This in turn made me think of his guest appearance in Tales of the Unexpected in … Continue reading RDP: Detectives, Roald Dahl and the Rain


The majestic beauty of the beach at midnight was enhanced by the soft glow of the torches on the beach hut, Liz looked out to sea and waited. He was late again, surely punctuality was a requirement of the service, she’d give him ten minutes more and then call it. She looked out on the … Continue reading FOWC:

YDWP: The Witch

"She doesn't look very powerful?" "No she doesn't and that is her secret of success." "But the other witches and wizards show themselves their power." "Amateurs and prima Donna's after the attention. She's the real deal, a harbringer of doom." "Why do you not do something about her?" "Balance, she keeps the others in check..." … Continue reading YDWP: The Witch