Welcome to Writerunlocked

We are writers with a passion for creative writing. Our website has been created to provide an opportunity for you to enjoy our creative work.

Our writing covers a variety of styles and thinking on many subjects in the form of novels, short stories, poems, plays and  essays.

Each of us shares a passion for story telling in all its forms. Some stories are thought provoking, some may be contentious and others humorous but we hope all will provide enjoyment to the reader.

From the Blog

Poems-Some rough cuts

Here are three poems in their rough cut state. Maybe I’ll finish them someday!                                             Why? Once I was a butterfly but now I’m just a flutterby in history A salmon leaping to his future selves now a distant memory  We hope you...

Two new poems to like or not. Your choice!

Two more poems to like or not. Your choice. A Poet. To be or not. Inky lines and words that rhymeAre said to be the bestWhen trying to a Shelley or a HeineOr one of all the restBeast, feast, heat and beat are cluesOn how you end a lineOr every other line if it lights...

We shall be Dust

I wrote this after watching Tommy Lee Jones in No Country for Old Men. His portrayal of an old, tired and world weary sheriff was so impressive.   We Shall Be Dust I’ve sat here so long my coffees full of mouldEyes tired, slowly fading just like the rest of meAnd my...

Another ‘longish’ short story

      The Mounds of the Gods Chapter 1 First Introduction upon Dying The afterlife wasn’t quite what Karl Stevens was expecting or, for that matter, a close approximation of what the Christian teachings had promoted for the last two thousand odd years. Karl couldn’t...

Extinction – A few Poems

Extinction:      the state or process of being or becoming extinct. We scream but no one hears, We cry but no one cares, We laugh but it is hollow, We’re still breathing. For now! Extinction: It's a lifelong tragedy to be civilised  Yet edge ever closer to...

After a long silence, there are words to be read.

Judgement The early morning is cold. A bone freezing cold that bites slowly, gnawing into marrow. A mound of sleet sodden fur struggles up a wet sand ridge; far above a solitary gull screeches into the wind, unsure from its high perch if that which moves below is man...

Raging at the world.

Inspiration comes at anytime, words tumble and crash in the head. Time to write it down, play around and hope it works. If it doesn’t nothings lost. It’s not the end of the world, THAT is coming from all around us faster than we think!                            ...

The curtain comes down

After many years selling slowly on Kindle and a number 5* reviews, I’ve finally concluded that the planned trilogy will not go further than book 1, The Sulla Conspiracy- Messiah. The Sulla Conspiracy: One Roman’s obsession with creating a powerful and wealthy...

Another month passes by.

And so April 2019 draws to an end. The year is flying by and I vacillate between writing and not writing. Enthusiasm to continue writing waxes and wanes. So I have the following offerings still to be offered: a sci-fi novella called - Bibliotheca Galactica a short...

A rare review.

A bit late sharing this review of my Mind Rubble short stories! 4.0 out of 5 starsWell worth a read 21 January 2018 Format: Kindle EditionVerified Purchase Mind bending is the word. A fairly random set of stories that are well worth a read. Some curious takes on God...