Near To The Knuckle

CLIP: A Case Of Noir by Paul D. Brazill

‘ The bookshop was jam-packed and stuffy. The wine and conversation were overflowing in equal measure. Keith Jarrett’s ‘Standards’ played numbly in the background as a veritable cornucopia of crime […]

Out Now ! ! ! Gloves Off ! ! !

Near To The Knuckle presents “Gloves Off”. “Gloves Off” is a collection of dark stories from the cream of the literary crop. These stories have one thing in common: they […]

I began writing ‘A Scattering of Ashes’ 22 years ago when I joined the Army.  The way I was dragged into the machine, into its gnashing maw and spat out […]