The Sunday Express S Magazine has published a short story by Jane Shemilt entitled “The Olive Tree”.
“Jack has disappeared.
The boy who loved Bristol Rovers, Harry Potter and peanut butter sandwiches has gone.
A silent shape lies under the sheet in his place, a shaven head instead of the curly one, the pale face half hidden by tubes: one for breathing and one for feeding…”
Read the full story here.
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