Where I am right now: end Jan to early Feb 2010

I've just changed jobs and the period has led to a creative fury, actually given the number of animal related tales that should read creative furry.



"That a spoon, is it?"
Gold cherry

Bad News

"I'm afraid it's cancer Mr Rectangle," the doctor said. I didn't know what to say, well what do you say?

Billie Ritchie

'choreographing ostriches'


I love wellies

Is it you or is it me?

"Anyway, I've been thinking…." (pause) "You paused." "I was thinking." "I know, you just said."

My man in the moon

"The moon's clean tonight," said Shelly.

I don't even have a name

and they say that slime doesn’t have a sense of humour.

This penguin can dance

Dancing came naturally to me, ever since I was a young chick. I just loved leaping around, flapping my wings and showing off.


"I've had an idea for a short story." "Excellent, then you should write it."

The well in the garden

We were banned from the Thompson's garden. It was 'a bad place', but we went anyway, crept over the fence at the bottom of our garden, along the ditch to the back of their house.