Delphine’s Schooldays Chapter 13

The story continues. Read Chapter 12 by Posy here They call it hubris and it is always followed by a fall. Catherine Spencer-Harrington, in her insufferable arrogance, assumed that she was untouchable. She was, after all, the wealthy and privileged elder daughter of a Conservative MP and landowner. What she failed to consider was the thing that compromised that privilege. That she is a woman … Continue reading Delphine’s Schooldays Chapter 13

I Want to be Your Skivvy

Claire was her best friend. She shopped with Claire, drank cocktails, caught up over coffee, moaned about boyfriends. Claire was her only friend. And then she wasn’t. She knew this when Claire stopped answering her texts until the time she invited Claire to her birthday and read the reply “Your birthday? Certainly not!” She knew although Claire would not tell her. She knew that she … Continue reading I Want to be Your Skivvy

Delphine’s Schooldays – Chapter 11

The story continues. Read Chapter Ten by Posy Churchgate here I have always thought of Belinda Coningsby-Firth as one of the slower witted girls at the school. She is pretty, that much I have to admit, and I doubt her lack of intelligence will be a barrier to contracting a good marriage. It may well turn out to be an advantage. Very few St. Faith’s … Continue reading Delphine’s Schooldays – Chapter 11

Fiction Relay – Part Four

This is the fourth part of the Fiction Relay organised by May More.  If you haven’t already done so, you may want to read the first three instalments, links to which you can find here. Ellie’s best friend Susie was murdered in 1995 when Susie was 12 and Ellie 11 years old. In 2006 Ellie find an undeveloped film from that fateful day and sees … Continue reading Fiction Relay – Part Four

Delphine’s Schooldays Chapter 9

A continuation of the school adventures of young French aristocrat Delphine de Lotbiniere. Read the previous chapter here  The school has its own railway station. The green nameboards proclaim “Hernmere –  for St. Faith’s School” Before the war the two daughters of the General Manager of the Southern Railway attended the school and he arranged for the reference to the school to be added. Not … Continue reading Delphine’s Schooldays Chapter 9

How I Became a Woman

As I lost consciousness I fell into dazzling whiteness at the bottom of which was a long shining corridor to a large oak door. I entered into a chamber where a magnificent woman sat on a throne, peacocks at either side. “Come kneel  before the Goddess of Cunt and make your petition.” “Gracious Goddess of Cunt, oh Queen of all Vulvas, I humbly request that … Continue reading How I Became a Woman