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I have 84 stories published in 4 collections on the site.
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Tell me that you haven’t felt like this for years
way-out high on red wine. Tell me about
2005 and the cycle of time, how you never...

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Poem of the week

Things you’d only tell your mother in a foreign language

It’s ten o’clock on a Friday night.
You’re pulling hard on my shoulder blades
like you’re trying to

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Driving to Whitstable with my father

When people look into our car, they see me
a hitchhiker of twenty-three
passenger seat, hands on knees
eyes fixed on a hole in my...

Poem of the week

The wanting

The wanting is what I fear the most

the wanting.


This Exploding Girl

I will be volatile for a while, I will abandon it all
and jump backwards into a swimming pool in my nicest dress.