Swept Away

An 850 word story

Photo by Sean Oulashin on Unsplash

Jamie stopped running along the high coastal path and turned to look back at Hilary.

“You not coming, Mum?” He called back to her.

“There’s someone else, down there,” Hilary said. She knew she should have stayed away.

Together they looked down at the beach. A man, and a boy about Jamie’s age, were at the water’s edge. They seemed to be…




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Patsy Collins

Patsy Collins

Author, gardener, photographer, cake eater and campervanner from the south coast of England.

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