Dunkirk Spirit

His brother is waiting for him in Kent. (Short fiction.)

Warning: this story contains discussions of refugee status and journeys, war, the danger of drowning, and related themes

‘Dunkirk Spirit’ with an artsy ocean-waves background
Graphic: author’s own, made with Canva

He’s tired.

It’s night — the difference is hard to tell sometimes, the gloom, mist, murk, makes day like dusk. But now it’s night. Full dark. The sound of a…



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Cee Arr

Cee Arr


Writer, (book) blogger, reader, poet @ , Queer, weird, bookish rebel. Welsh as a tractor on the M4. She/Her. Buy me a coffee @