I am Jonathan Rothwell, computer programmer by day and occasional writer by night.

Sometimes I write short stories for fun and put them up here for your enjoyment. Currently I'm aiming to write one new story every week or two once or twice a month whenever I have the time and they're ready: I'll post an update on my blog when a new one gets posted.

There are 5 stories on this site totalling 18427 words. Full list →

Newest story: Random Access

 Suppose you had the chance to look back into the worst time of your life. Suppose you could use it to settle arguments, to determine what really happened at some traumatic event in your past... or, at least, what you think happened. 7400 words Read →


This site is generated using nanoc (you can view the source code if you're interested in building a similar one.) For more information about me, and my set-up, visit the about page at my main web site.

Unlike my blog, these stories are not licensed under the Creative Commons licence. They're under a special licence which is intended to strike a good balance between me retaining ownership of my work and you being free to enjoy them.