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A PATH TO WONDER: A Novella By Matthew Small
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‘I’m scared of the future...’ The fear of a young girl leads her grandmother to tell a bedtime story; a story now held in the frail depths of her memory. But she can still see Peggy... More > Smith, a girl saddened by much and touched by everything, mirrored in the blue pupils of her granddaughter’s eyes. So we must go back to that day, to London in the summer of 2013, remembered now as a day of many encounters. Peggy’s widowed father was there; Mr Luck too, the big-bellied bookshop owner of A Spine Full of Words; as well as the notorious Scratchwood Bullies; and of course the thing she found, something that no one had ever told her about before. But it was to be Peggy’s encounter with death, along with her own fear of the future, which left her with nothing but life. This is, after all, her path to Wonder...< Less
All Walks of Life By Matthew Small
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All Walks of Life reflects, through fiction, the realities of living with an illness of the mind in contemporary society. From a writer diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease struggling to finish... More > his story and say goodbye to his wife, to an elderly woman who confronts her agoraphobia and the great outdoors, each story provides a window into conditions experienced by increasingly more people worldwide. There are moments of sadness, of joy, of anger, of regret, of asking over and over the reason why? To fight it. To ignore it. To tell everyone else that it's OK. To lie. From not being able to sleep, to not being able to move or speak, like Mary; a little girl who tells you she loves you by blinking three times. All of these conditions, all of these characters, can be found in All Walks of Life.< Less
GREEN WILLOW: The Tale of a Samurai By Matthew Small
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Lost and alone in the depths of the forest a samurai succumbs to the thick-falling snow. He wakes to see her looking over him, shrouded by the swaying branches of a tree. He asks for her name and she... More > answers, ‘Green Willow.’ After falling into a forbidden love, Isamu must return to the castle to fight in his lord’s wars - a man ravaged by the powerful exports arriving from distant shores. But can the simple love Isamu and Willow share really span the differences in their worlds, or will they, and their love, be splintered apart, forever? Inspired by a timeless Japanese folk tale, Green Willow explores the humanity found in a warrior’s heart, and the forces which awaken it.< Less

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