This website uses cookies. By browsing my site you are consenting to having cookies placed on your computer. Close
This is Rosen's site for adults only. Children please see SmellyTrolls.co.uk. (close)
Rosen Trevithick

About Rosen Trevithick

Rosen was born in Cornwall. She studied psychology at Oxford before moving back to the West Country.

Readers have downloaded over a quarter of a million copies of Rosen's books. Several titles have broken into the Amazon charts, including a number 1 humorous fiction bestseller.

Read More



Praise for Rosen Trevithick

"Brilliant."
- The Independent
"My Granny Writes Erotica is a laugh a minute story with a few moments that steal your breath! I really enjoyed it and if it ever appears on Paperback I will definitely be giving copies to my family to read."
- Rebbie Reviews (Amazon Reviewer)
"The ups are oh so funny, the downs are quite heartbreaking. I am not ashamed to say I was in tears more than once. The last story just blew me away when I got to it. This is definitely the best collection of stories I've read in a long while and I'm sure I will read them again."
- J. Stacey (Amazon Top 1000 Reviewer)
"A very short story which made a very big impact, I actually found myself at one point holding my breath."
- A. Coburn (Amazon Top 500 Reviewer)

My Granny Writes Erotica Official Website


How Not to Self-Publish Official Website


The Selfish Act

The Selfish Act

A Short Story (Part of the Seesaw - Volume I collection)

Written in response to Jeremy Clarkson's remarks about the selfish nature of suicide on railway lines, "The Selfish Act" is a short story that paints a more insightful portrait of the mind of a suicidal person.

Morwenna has a very satisfying life, but she's plagued by an undiagnosed mental health problem that she refers to as, "Too many thoughts."

When she wakes up the morning after her engagement party, feeling disconnected from the world, her despair drives her to a railway bridge. She finds herself trapped between the reality of phone calls from loved ones and the alternative universe painted by desperate depression.

Please note: This is a political response, intended to contribute to the debate about whether or not suicide is selfish. If you want to be entertained, another title by Rosen Trevithick might be more appropriate.


Buy Now
Kindle
£0.77
Paperback
Part of the
Seesaw
collection.

Praise

"I wish I could give The Selfish Act more than 5 stars. Again, Trevithick has shown herself as a master of the short story."
- N. Blackburn

"A poignant and thought provoking book."
- A. Coburn (Amazon Top 500 Reviewer)

"This is one of Rosen's heart-wrenchingly sad short stories. Rosen can write very funny and also full of pain. This is one of the pain ones ... You get an insight into the workings of the mind of someone on the edge and it's a very, very scary place."
- J. Stacey (Amazon Top 1000 Reviewer)