Jenny pointed out how bizarre it is that I live in a curved flat. It’s got me thinking about other current contradictions and how I live with them.Continue reading
I am writing to you with the sounds of trains close by. I am writing from my old desk and my old laptop, seated comfortably in my old chair.
But the trains are different, and the view is different, and I am now the proud owner of several thousand pounds of debt.Continue reading
Moving house very suddenly, and I’m consequently feeling many things.Continue reading
Last time I wrote I was creative and going to the gym.
This time I am fatter and have had writer’s block for a fortnight. Ho hum.Continue reading
So I talked yesterday about having to have a bit of a cry. I’m going to break that down because there’s a lot of overlap, a lot of pointy jagged things that came together to result in me, sitting on my kitchen floor, crying down the phone.
This is going to be quite long, so reader beware.Continue reading
I am writing creatively with more joy than ever. I am inspired by many things at the moment, including things that give me the squick. As I reflect on how much I’m enjoying it I realise I draw heavily from the experiences of those around me, more so even than myself. So – sorry, but if you’ve talked to me in the last six months or so you’ve probably ended up in something I’ve written.
Don’t be nervous! Unless you feel you ought to be nervous. I’ve only portrayed you as I experienced you.Continue reading
Failing fastContinue reading
Read the poem on a computer screen. It needs the ‘Verse’ formatting but it looks bloody awful on your phone. Sorry.
Edit: or just turn your phone landscape. Thanks to gregthobbs for noticing and kindly commentingContinue reading
Secrets, and a little wanky actor talkContinue reading
Brought to you by the sudden empty silence of a sound you’ve heard every day of your life suddenly stopping.Continue reading