Inspiration Point (work that responds to our weekly writing cue)

One More Things

We are the sum of our choices. Everytime we make a choice we simultaneously reject an infinity of other possible choices. It's all about inclusion,...

Discovering Columbo

I never watched Columbo when it was originally broadcast on network. I thought the show was for old farts. Purely by accident, I caught an episode a...

He made his mark

First day at school, in a dazzled daze, instructions unheeded he disobeys, wandering around after lunch in a dream, drifting indoors, unnoticed,...
Cherry

Unspoken of (Part 2 of 2)

We meet up in this café across town. I haven’t told Mum and Dad about this. I haven’t lied or dissembled, I just haven’t brought it up. Isn’t that...
Cherry

Unspoken Of (Part 1 of 2)

In my family, we don’t talk about my brother. It’s always just been like that. I don’t remember anybody ever telling me not to mention him, or ever...
Gold cherry

here be dragons

I always end up in the pub no one else drinks in, where a hot water tap in the toilet is regarded as a needless luxury, only poofs and people that...
Gold cherry

All Smoke And No Mirrors

My dad looked, not unlike a classical sculpture, roman nose, hollow cheeks, almond-shaped eyes, tanned skin, close wavy hair. He was sporty, he could...