Featured Stories of the Week

Moving House

The family and I decided it was time for a "tree change", sell up and get out of town to the fresh air of the country.

That decision was easy, this was the first time however I had made a significant move now that I had kids, I'd moved around and travelled a bit when I was young and single but

Rohan Doherty


On the (pocket knife's) edge in Perhentian Islands

I was travelling through Malaysia and heard through fellow travelers that the Perhentian Islands were worth a visit. I took a bus to Kuala Besut and then a boat out to the islands.

I arrived too late in the day so missed the last boat. The town seemed deserted so I went off to find a hostel.

Belinda Simmons


Travis almost got arrested

You know that shit band Travis? "Hey! Ho! Look at ya now! Flowers in the window, such a lovely day..." Yeah man, those bunches'a douchebags. "And I'm glad ya feel this whhaaayyy." Jerks!

Right, bare with me and I'll explain why this is funny.

The main dude of Travis with the big head, probabl

Christopher Jordan


By Location

Why is it called bytestories?

This is a place for "byte-sized" stories and there is a 1500 character (about 250 words) limit for two main reasons. Firstly, we want you to know that "War and Peace" isn't required to leave your mark. Secondly, it takes about 2 minutes to read each story meaning you can head here whenever you want a quick (and entertaining) read.