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  1. Edward Picot

    Dr Hairy and the QCQ, Part 10

    The concluding episode of the current series. Dr Hairy is cornered by the vengeful Dr Stead, who wants to know why he said 'bollocks' to the QCQ. Luckily, Dr Hairy remembers Grabber's advice about pleading insanity - with hilarious results! YouTube - https://youtu.be/AqssjKPvhvI Vimeo -...
  2. Edward Picot

    Dr Hairy and the QCQ, Part 8

    The eighth in a new series of puppet-animations about the adventures and misadventures of an ordinary (but rather hirsute) GP. News of Dr Hairy's outburst about the QCQ comes to the ears of the vengeful Dr Stead, who decides to pay Dr Hairy a visit to sort him out. In the meantime, we find out...
  3. Edward Picot

    Dr Hairy and the QCQ, Part 5

    The fifth in a new series of puppet-animations about the life and misadventures of an ordinary (but rather hirsute) GP. The day of Dr Hairy's QCQ inspection has come. Unfortunately, he's been dragged away from the surgery on an emergency visit to his mother. While he's out, Jiminy Simmons...
  4. Edward Picot

    Dr Hairy and the QCQ, Part 4

    The fourth in a new series of puppet-animations about the life and misadventures of an ordinary (but rather hirsute) GP. Dr Hairy is nervously awaiting a surgery inspection from the QCQ. Grabber decides to help him out - and then, just as the inspection is about to take place, his mother...
  5. Edward Picot

    The Calamitous Tale of Mr Punch, Part Five

    Concluding the puppet-animation version of the Punch and Judy story. Mr Punch finds the baby, but loses his sausages! YouTube - https://youtu.be/zVwpROEc048 Vimeo - https://vimeo.com/157936396
  6. Edward Picot

    The Calamitous Tale of Mr Punch, Part Three

    https://vimeo.com/150680440
  7. Edward Picot

    The Calamitous Tale of Mr Punch, Part Two

    Mr Punch has been left in charge of the baby, but all he can think about is sausages. To make matters worse, once the sausages are made, both Toby the dog and Mr Punch's enemy the Crocodile seem to be trying to steal them... YouTube - https://youtu.be/NaxzyVl5-yw Vimeo -...
  8. Taknovrthewrld

    A short story: Margery and Diggory go to Couples Counseling

    Margery and Diggory, her aloof husband, walked into the Couples Counseling Group with matching unease. Also matching were the color of her dress and his tie; her purse and his belt and boots; and their wedding bands, untarnished, still shining bright. But during the first few months of their...
  9. D

    Dirty Selfishness [2000 words]

    Hello guys, I've been writing this since a few weeks ago, just imagining the principal fact on the story, so I felt kinda inspired to go on with the idea and gave it a context and a meaning, it turned longer than I'd like to be, but I think I cannot skip more details. English is not my native...
  10. D

    What is accepted and what is not accepted in an article or essay?

    Hi, I've been reading a lot of articles and essays on internet, most of them humorous. And I can't distinguishing what I'm able to write on an article and what not, because I've been reading articles that relates a short story, articles that exposed a fictional opinion about a subject. What...
  11. G

    A House of Lies (my second short story)

    Aditya had come home a bit late today. ''Traffic", he blamed when his parents asked him the reason. Without wasting any time he went to his study room. He wanted to register his bitter-sweet day in his journal. 1 Today, it was my practical exam of Biology and I was expected to perform...
  12. G

    The Perfect Thief (my first short story)

    The story has been removed.
  13. A

    Tatty Berry's tales of woe and immense stupidity!

    This is my first ever thread post, and suffice to say, I am a little nervous, excited and curious to hear what you think! This is the opening chapter from a teen novel that I've just started writing. It is a collection of embarrassing tales, which have supporting illustrations and their primary...
  14. Edward Picot

    Dr Hairy's Christmas Carol

    The Spirit of Christmas pays three visits to Dr Hairy, in an attempt to stop him being such a curmudgeon - with hilarious results! Episode 3 in the second series of puppet-animation videos about the adventures and misadventures of an ordinary (but rather hirsute) general practitioner. On...
  15. Jamie

    Murder!

    So, I had an idea at the beginning of last week which I decided to run with, and now that I'm a couple of chapters in I'm wondering what sort of audience I'm aiming for. Basically, it's about a dysfunctional family of murderers. Mum, Dad and teenage daughter all murder people. The youngest of...
  16. Edward Picot

    Gilgamesh, part 10

    Concluding the puppet-animation based (loosely) on the Sumerian Epic of Gilgamesh. Gilgamesh finally realises that he cannot rescue Enkidu from the Island of the Dead. He returns home, a sadder and wiser king, but he still has one last trick up his sleeve - the invention of writing. Part 10 of...
  17. Edward Picot

    Gilgamesh, part 8

    Continuing the puppet-animation based (loosely) on the Sumerian Epic of Gilgamesh. Gilgamesh has travelled to the end of the world to rescue his friend Enkidu from the Island of the Dead. Now he must cross the Ocean of Forgetfulness. He encounters Ur-Shanabi the Ferryman, and the mysterious...
  18. Edward Picot

    Gilgamesh, part 7

    Continuing the puppet-animation based (loosely) on the Sumerian Epic of Gilgamesh. Gilgamesh travels to the Jewelled Garden at the end of the World, as the first part of his epic quest to rescue his friend Enkidu from the Island of the Dead. Part 7 of 10. On my site - Gilgamesh Part 7 On...
  19. Edward Picot

    Gilgamesh, part 6

    Continuing the puppet-animation based (loosely) on the Sumerian Epic of Gilgamesh. Gilgamesh and Enkidu encounter the monster in the sacred grove. Enkidu is killed, and Uta-Napishti, the Distant One, comes to claim him. Gilgamesh vows that he will travel to the end of the world to fetch Enkidu...
  20. Edward Picot

    Gilgamesh, part 2

    Continuing the puppet-animation based (loosely) on the Sumerian Epic of Gilgamesh. The Goddess Aruru has sent a new hero called Enkidu to challenge Gilgamesh. Rather than confront him directly, Gilgamesh sends Samhat the Harlot to tame him. Episode 2 of 10. - Edward Picot
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