Ground Zero

Ground Zero

The sun was beaming in through the coffee shop’s huge floor-to-ceiling windows, rendering the two ceiling fans almost completely useless. The good weather seemed to lift the mood…

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The Day We Met

The Day We Met

Joe woke up with a start to the sound of a day nurse sliding open cheap polyester curtains. He was holding onto his wife’s hand so tightly, like a child terrified to cross the road alone, and was still slumped over in the same plastic chair he was sitting in last night.

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Alison

Alison

He hated waiting like this, being at her beck and call. This wasn’t his life anymore. This realisation should fill him with some kind of relief but his fists remain clenched. How could she still have this much power over him?

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New Year’s Writer’s Block

New Year’s Writer’s Block

It felt like years since she last sat here, gazing out of the window, watching the sparrows build their nests high in the rafters. It was nice to see that they had continued their work whilst the humans slept off hangovers, completely dead to the world.

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Seven Days of Self 2018

Seven Days of Self 2018

For those who don’t know, Seven Days of Self is a short project where you take 7 photographs, 1 a day for 7 days, which act as a kind of window into your life, personality or psyche. It’s a week of self reflection, and it can get pretty deep.

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Playing with Spadge

Playing with Spadge

In the Christmas of 2016 I was very generously bought an electric piano. Despite not playing for almost a decade, this gift made my 2017 challenge an easy one to generate. I decided to learn at least one new song a month and upload a video of my progress. Here’s how it went…

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