The Stranded Series

This is a trilogy of short fiction, with each story showing the protagonist trapped in a location or situation against their will.

  • In The Western Isles, a woman is holidaying in the remote islands of the Outer Hebrides, awaiting the late arrival of her friend and a turning point in their relationship. Read it here.
  • In The Botanical Gardens, an isolated Garden Curator is forced to face up to her fear of leaving the Gardens that are both her workplace and home. Contact Emma for a PDF.
  • In The Icelandic Volcano, a woman is stranded in a London airport waiting for the skies to clear so she can fly home. As she waits with a group of travellers for the natural phenomenon to pass, unnatural phenomenons begin to occupy their days. Coming soon.

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