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 Fiction: Playing at Home - by gray_v_00 (1253 words) - Date online (03-03-2003)
Drama

Short story about life and lust!

(613 reads) (Read More... | 7180 | 1 comment | Rating: 7)

 Fiction: The Lonely Streets - by Silverfox *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (1115 words) - Date online (03-03-2003)
Drama

Story about one night in the life of a man living homeless and alone on the streets.

(739 reads) (Read More... | 6537 | 3 comments | Rating: 7.5)

 Fiction: Norwich Rock (Fourth chapter of 'Manley & I') - by Jack_Cade (1261 words) - Date online (03-03-2003)
Novel Excerpts

*In which Hen goes into the city*

(1613 reads) (Read More... | 8208 | 1 comment | Rating: 7)

 Fiction: Baby Calm - by gray_v_00 (1263 words) - Date online (03-03-2003)
Drama

Short story about a couple coping with the imminant delviery of their child.

(2056 reads) (Read More... | 7158 | 1 comment | Rating: 8.5)

 Fiction: Psychometry - by Sooz (763 words) - Date online (03-03-2003)
Drama

The place was a mess, ransacked.

(642 reads) (Read More... | 4518 | 2 comments | Rating: 7)

 Fiction: The Net - by jjbhughes *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (1467 words) - Date online (01-03-2003)
Drama

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I lost a leg when I was only three weeks old...

(751 reads) (Read More... | 8197 | 3 comments | Rating: 8)

 Fiction: Little Friends - by shadow (1928 words) - Date online (28-02-2003)
Horror

Lucian was confident he had seen the last of Ted, but his little friends were a different matter . . .

(901 reads) (Read More... | 10412 | 10 comments | Rating: 6.28)

 Fiction: Blunt cut and razored (Third chapter of 'Manley &I') - by Jack_Cade (877 words) - Date online (28-02-2003)
  
Novel Excerpts

*in which Hen and Manley meet the 'harpies', and Hen goes out on the window ledge of the first floor*

(1855 reads) (Read More... | 5586 | comments? | Rating: 7)

 Fiction: Bump - by RachelCoates *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (2951 words) - Date online (28-02-2003)
Humour

Sometimes life can bring you down to earth with a Bump!

(777 reads) (Read More... | 16645 | 4 comments | Rating: 7.25)

 Fiction: In Time - by Silverfox *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (1457 words) - Date online (28-02-2003)
Drama

Short story about a young man finally coming to terms with his grief at losing two people close to him.

(730 reads) (Read More... | 7539 | 4 comments | Rating: 6)

 Fiction: Frank Smith's Nether Region - by ian *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (2483 words) - Date online (28-02-2003)
Novel Excerpts

Frank Smith's Nether Region is an amusing fantasy/comedy
novel written by Daniel Ravi. It is the first of a trilogy which sees Frank Smith as the central character in each.
This particular excerpt sees Smith and his companions
attempting to find a method by which they might beat the hasty retreat necessary because of their stealing of other
people's property. Dangerous other people!

(2759 reads) (Read More... | 15205 | 4 comments | Rating: 7)

 Fiction: Soap Uproar - by RachelCoates *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (2732 words) - Date online (28-02-2003)
Humour

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The world of TV is rarely as glamorous as it appears...

(906 reads) (Read More... | 15647 | 5 comments | Rating: 8.33)

 Fiction: Memories Flashing By - by ruadh (887 words) - Date online (24-02-2003)
Drama

Memories of a dying woman.

(748 reads) (Read More... | 5215 | 8 comments | Rating: 7.4)

 Fiction: What are novelists for? - by nibs (542 words) - Date online (24-02-2003)
Reviews

A Review of 'Atonement' by Ian McEwan

(953 reads) (Read More... | 2987 | 6 comments | Rating: 7)

 Fiction: Blunt Cut & Razored - by Jack_Cade (589 words) - Date online (24-02-2003)
Novel Excerpts

(4th chapter of 'Manley & I' - harpies introduced.)

(610 reads) (Read More... | 3413 | 4 comments | Rating: 7)

 Fiction: Dhruv - by gouri (1963 words) - Date online (24-02-2003)
Novellas

Dhruv did not prove to be a good foster father

(743 reads) (Read More... | 10636 | 1 comment | Rating: 9)

 Fiction: White baby elephant - by quasi-pfaff (442 words) - Date online (24-02-2003)
Drama

Inspired by true events.

(1336 reads) (Read More... | 2531 | 3 comments | Rating: 8)

 Fiction: The Wilting Rose - by Sooz (2325 words) - Date online (24-02-2003)
Drama

If this were a romantic novel, it would be said that she chose the rose with infinite care, sorting through them to find the one perfectly pouting with velveteen petals as full of fertilising growth hormone as a jaded starlet’s lips are with collagen.

(826 reads) (Read More... | 13430 | 6 comments | Rating: 8)

 Fiction: MYSTERY TOUR - by eddiesolo (3774 words) - Date online (24-02-2003)
Horror

Mystery Tour is a sort of Tales Of The Unexpected type story about three ageing people who have committed murder in their past and have gotten away with it...until now. The devil turns up and whisks them away on a Mystery Tour to damnation... This piece was tidyed up and published in Sarah magazine. An online magazine.

(657 reads) (Read More... | 24281 | 2 comments | Rating: 5)

 Fiction: Kissing Mistletoe - by Andrea (1778 words) - Date online (21-02-2003)
Humour

Mistletoe’s ma, sadly deceased and therefore unable to defend herself, had seemingly been in possession of a somewhat dubious sense of humour.

(3524 reads) (Read More... | 11832 | 27 comments | Rating: 9)

 Fiction: Cowboys and . . .er cowboys - by davyferguson *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (4949 words) - Date online (21-02-2003)
Humour

Well it was Monday morning and they were already two weeks into their great summer holiday.

(1266 reads) (Read More... | 28829 | 1 comment | Rating: 7)

 Fiction: The Appointment - by woodwind *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (1428 words) - Date online (21-02-2003)
Humour

A black comedy about a professional hitman has to carry out a job at a dental surgery. But his life-long fear of dentists and waiting rooms affects his confidence and forces some long-forgotten memories to surface.

(561 reads) (Read More... | 7739 | 1 comment | Rating: 8)

 Fiction: Thinking Allowed - by petersjm (990 words) - Date online (21-02-2003)
Drama

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My first submission in a long time! Nice to be back. Well, Daniel thought that reading minds would be fun. But it wasn't...

(1071 reads) (Read More... | 6854 | 7 comments | Rating: 7.83)

 Fiction: Marvin & Finola - by Jen *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (11757 words) - Date online (21-02-2003)
Novellas

Marvin & Finola - New Mexico

(1846 reads) (Read More... | 65532 | comments? | Rating: 4)

 Fiction: This love is different - by freda (962 words) - Date online (21-02-2003)
Romance

The stamps she's buying are for normal purposes, paying bills and sending off a form, not for a valentine card.

(727 reads) (Read More... | 5913 | 1 comment | Rating: 10)

 Fiction: Taste of Death - by mjh10 (751 words) - Date online (21-02-2003)
Horror

A fun little short story... "she stepped in goose excrement."

(667 reads) (Read More... | 4420 | 2 comments | Rating: 1)

 Fiction: Dead Loss - by Sooz (4241 words) - Date online (21-02-2003)
Drama

This is one of my favourites, but warning it may offend.

(775 reads) (Read More... | 25758 | 5 comments | Rating: 8)

 Fiction: Evensong - by quasi-pfaff (701 words) - Date online (17-02-2003)
Drama

Carrie-Anne's had trouble filling the space since her husband disappeared with just his rifle and a well-developed sense of justice.


(1350 reads) (Read More... | 4262 | 4 comments | Rating: 9)

 Fiction: Hi Ho (Second chapter of 'Manley & I') - by Jack_Cade (942 words) - Date online (17-02-2003)
Novel Excerpts

*in which Hen lies in bed on a hot September night, writing on himself as he considers the past and the future*

(1543 reads) (Read More... | 5870 | comments? | Rating: 7)

 Fiction: Hot Gin (chapter 1 of 'Manley & I') - by Jack_Cade (1468 words) - Date online (17-02-2003)
Novel Excerpts

*Edited version of the first chapter of this novel - Hen goes to do his laundry in his dressing gown, and confides to Manley his plans for a book about their adventures*

(651 reads) (Read More... | 9941 | 3 comments | Rating: 8)

 Fiction: Banana Flavoured Nipple Cream - by fatlouis (824 words) - Date online (17-02-2003)
Columns

I realised that when we had Little Lucas (I am permitted to say WE even though my contribution to the birth process was much less intense than that of Mrs. Fat Louis….

(2507 reads) (Read More... | 4962 | comments? | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: Worth - by gunnerm (2406 words) - Date online (17-02-2003)
Drama

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Economics would say that anything will sell for the right price. Everything has it's own value and some things will have a higher value than others.
Is that true for peoples lives? If it is, how can you tell which life is worth more?

(821 reads) (Read More... | 23994 | 5 comments | Rating: 6)

 Fiction: The Phantom Passenger. - by RoyBateman (1944 words) - Date online (17-02-2003)
Crime/Thriller

What connects the Edgbaston burglary to a gruesome railway accident? Steele investigates..

(1679 reads) (Read More... | 12086 | 10 comments | Rating: 7.75)

 Fiction: An act of love - by Rich72 *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (1628 words) - Date online (17-02-2003)
Drama

A story of love and madness....

(1420 reads) (Read More... | 8602 | comments? | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: Little Deaths - by ashleyclare *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (3210 words) - Date online (17-02-2003)
Humour

This is supposed to be funny but you might disagree. I was going to make fun of old people-sex, see. But as always, there might be more. It occurrs in a nursing home, where a visitor seduces one of the inmates. One could call it "sexy" or "sad" or even "obscene" but I just think it's fun.

(958 reads) (Read More... | 18624 | 1 comment | Rating: 6.5)

 Fiction: Daisy Chains - by Sooz (1891 words) - Date online (17-02-2003)
Drama

Minnie Hatherwell walked along the road in the way that only an ample black woman can.

(742 reads) (Read More... | 11098 | 4 comments | Rating: 7.5)

 Fiction: The Gateway to India - by Rodeiniol (1578 words) - Date online (14-02-2003)
Novellas

Then as now I was trying to peep into the mind of a child. I don’t think I was fat by our standards, but by those of a hungry hard-working boy with a man’s responsibilities I was probably obese.

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(707 reads) (Read More... | 8239 | 2 comments | Rating: 8)

 Fiction: Hot Gin - by Jack_Cade (2337 words) - Date online (14-02-2003)
Novel Excerpts

(Second chapter of 'Manley & I' and needs redrafting. Questions for feedback: is it terribly wrong to introduce a whole raft of secondary characters at the end? Does it sound like Hen is just a mouthpiece for the author? Does it follow on too fast from the first chapter without helping the reader along?)

(1652 reads) (Read More... | 14594 | comments? | Rating: 8)

 Fiction: Tales from Firbank Road: The Eskimo Kiss - by nibs (926 words) - Date online (14-02-2003)
Drama

A shiftworker on a short fuse, The Sally Army Band and an Eskimo kiss leads to violence one Sunday morning. Lies are uncovered, young Billy is found out and Mr. Donaldson is triumphant in his pyjamas. The truth about Hitler is realised and a bully gets hurt. Just another Sunday in Firbank Road.

(983 reads) (Read More... | 5203 | 2 comments | Rating: 5)

 Fiction: Aliens From Out-O-Place - by Bekki (197 words) - Date online (10-02-2003)
Humour

Yes, Jr UKA does still exist! And the gang is visited by aliens from Out-O-Place.

(780 reads) (Read More... | 1909 | 5 comments | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: My Pet Brother - by dylan (495 words) - Date online (10-02-2003)
Humour

A very short story (first one I`ve submitted,so be gentle!)

(682 reads) (Read More... | 2900 | 3 comments | Rating: 6.6)

 Fiction: The Feast - by Rodeiniol (1360 words) - Date online (10-02-2003)
Novellas

This is just one of those exercises in 'being an animal'
that most people have had a go at. When I wrote it I had a sort of Blackpool landlady speech pattern running through my mind. Please read it in Lancashire!

(816 reads) (Read More... | 7289 | 8 comments | Rating: 7.5)

 Fiction: Coarse Boating and its place in History - by jeffdray (1046 words) - Date online (10-02-2003)
Humour

To understand the art of coarse boating we have to go back in time and place to Ancient Greece.

(1334 reads) (Read More... | 6619 | 10 comments | Rating: 7.83)

 Fiction: The Tyranny of Gravity - by e-griff (868 words) - Date online (10-02-2003)
Articles<br>

A treatise on the old enemy, and a challenging proposal for the human race!

(1026 reads) (Read More... | 6164 | 8 comments | Rating: 9.5)

 Fiction: HOTEL ENCOUNTERS (of the naughty kind) - by auntie_jackie (973 words) - Date online (10-02-2003)
Drama

Who knows what happens in hotel rooms..........read on.

(1086 reads) (Read More... | 6378 | 7 comments | Rating: 8)

 Fiction: Ghosts of Ulverston Past - by Sooz (5916 words) - Date online (10-02-2003)
Novel Excerpts

“Aww go on Vick, come to the shop with me.” Mark had been wheedling Vicki for half an hour.

(662 reads) (Read More... | 34304 | 2 comments | Rating: 6)

 Fiction: Genie - by LuvJones *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (1259 words) - Date online (07-02-2003)
Horror

what fills an empty vessel??

(786 reads) (Read More... | 6136 | 7 comments | Rating: 6)

 Fiction: Sleepwalker - by JohnHughes (4008 words) - Date online (07-02-2003)
Sci-fi

This is the first chapter of my first novel.

The story is set in the immediate future when human cloning has become a reality. It describes what might happen to relationships once we can duplicate people.

(1073 reads) (Read More... | 23936 | 8 comments | Rating: 7.2)

 Fiction: Big Break - by davver (1161 words) - Date online (07-02-2003)
Humour

A union-smasher reaps his rewards

(1048 reads) (Read More... | 7017 | 1 comment | Rating: 7.5)

 Fiction: Prison Opera - by james *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (5179 words) - Date online (07-02-2003)
Scripts

Libretto for my new Operatic adventure.

(1652 reads) (Read More... | 32429 | comments? | Rating: 7)

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