The Boiler Pool
A British ex-pat living in New York is haunted by his past. In a moment of crisis, he traces back the moment in his childhood that set the pattern for his life, and uncovers some dark secrets.
Filled with evocative language and powerful imagery, this story will grip you from beginning to end.
One more in the Portsmouth Stories series, by Matt Wingett
5,500 words - a short story.