To Hull and Back short story competition – 2017 Results

Hey – wanna hear who came runner-up in this year’s competition out of 359 entries?


Film ’76

An amusing look back at the pain of trying to get into X-films as a schoolboy

Safari Pants

Ever had the holiday from hell with your family? How did it compare to this one?

Want to see YOUR short story published?

Wouldn’t you like to see your name in print? Think of the defeated look on your reptilian bosses face as you give him a signed copy of the book in which your work has been published for Christmas. Well now you can soar that very ego trip via any of three of Christopher Fielden’s writing challenges. ‘Oh…

A Prisoner of Wars

I wrote this story a while back when the world commemorated the 100th anniversary of the start of World War One. I wanted to write a story of people left in the UK that is equally as distressing and life-changing for the participants than than those that so many of our soldiers suffered in combat.


This is not one of the usual silly stories, but a cautionary tale based on the perils of computer games on kids. Don’t worry – back to the funny stuff next time