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Scott Parson, writer
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Glad you stopped by . . .

I'm posting Mark Strong's reading of  the Edward Thomas poem "And You, Helen" as a birthday treat for Lisa (and because I couldn't write anything to compare with it). Click the link to hear it for yourself.

Shallow Thoughts and Glib Reactions

Regarding content written by AI, "Why should I bother reading something that nobody could be bothered to write?"  - Pavel Samonsov on LinkedIn.

On the Reading List

for entertainment and enlightenment:

Katalin Street by Szabó

The Year the Yankees Lost the Pennant by Wallop (the novel on which the musical Damn Yankees is based)

for research:

The WPA Guide to Arizona - 1930 by Works Project Administration (I'm nearly finished)

Bozophobia covers

Immortalman Cover - 3D Mock Up

Click the image above to be magically transported to Amazon for these titles.
Bozophobia and Immortalman can still be found on Amazon and through

Link to Works in Progress

Click on In the Works link here or in the menu above to read excerpts of longer pieces Scott is developing for publication.

Electric meterElectric Meter

Click on the Meter Readings link here to sample Scott's adventures in versicular mayhem.

End of Road Warning Sign

Click on Going Off-Road link here to read about those times when the pavement gives out and the story is the journey.

Peter Birkinshaw on Flickr

Click on Credits link here or in the menu bar above to see where else Scott's short fiction has appeared. Click the title to read the piece.

All text (c) Scott Parson

Header image:  from a post card c.1911