Losslit contributor:
Louise Burgess

Louise lives by the seaside in Kent with her husband and two daughters. She has always written for pleasure but has recently started to take writing more seriously having attended two creative writing courses with Write Like A Grrrl and performed some of her sketches and short stories at various spoken word events. Louise squeezes writing in between working as a Communications and Media Officer for a local government organisation and looking after her family. Twitter @LouiseJBurgess

The Mourner

The Grandfather clock in the hallway began to chime, as usual, just as he entered the sitting room with the tray. On the ninth bong he placed it carefully down on to the crochet doily which covered the nest of tables. He lifted the pot and poured the liquid in to her cup. The bone […]