The StoryBench

We are a community of people who share a love of the written word. We meet to read stories, poems, songs… around a decided theme. This blog is a repository for all that is shared in these meetings.


Stephen Leacock

The Conjurer’s Revenge

This short story is by Stephen Leacock,  a popular American novelist who produced most of his work around 1910 ad 1930. The story is about an audience member ruining a conjurer's act and the reaction of the conjurer to that... Continue Reading →

The first time we met …

16 September, 2016 ..we were all a little unclear about how this would go. Tentative. Excited. We had, each of us, our pieces of paper - our selections for the day. Some more than others 😀 .. like Chinmay with... Continue Reading →

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