February 25, 2017

Dear first years,

You may be scared to start your first year of university; not knowing what to expect or wondering how hard the classes will be. I’m here to ease your fears.

This year will be fun and exciting, and will help you figure out if the degree you’re doing is r...

February 24, 2017

The newcomer approached our party from the west, a kamikaze presence coming out of the setting sun.

We had been at the beach all afternoon, messing about in our little boats, the sun metalling the muddy grey water to pewter. The tide ripped in and out of Burnham fast, t...

February 20, 2017

The show had started, the lights dimmed, mist poured from the smoke machines, and suddenly the audience was witness to a barbie doll ripping off its limbs to sexy music to reveal Glitta Supernova. What followed was energetic dancing/jiggling, dazzling make-overs, somew...

February 20, 2017

cumulus swells

buildings fold and fall towers grown from

mushroom clouds of hydrogen mythic cites fill the

skies hover ethereal above the sand shimmering mirages of heat

and dust motes swirl downward coat the rubble in grey snow

slow moving automatons flaming bright or ashe...

February 20, 2017

This week I have been pondering, cynically, I’m afraid. Watching the speed with which books ending their run in the scout program are assigned to the ‘99c on Kindle, thanks but no thanks’ pile, has had me wondering.

Is this all in fact a clever ruse on the part of Kindl...

February 18, 2017

[Content Warning: Drug/Alcohol mention, Violence mention.]

I went to watch a play but the interesting thing happened walking home.


Cops don’t even look at me. I love the train line, because it’s dark and out of bounds. You never know if you’re going to be bashed...

February 15, 2017

Writer’s block is not real. It is a myth.

It is another way of saying that the writer in question is not dedicating enough faculty to the reality of work that writing is. Because writing, for the most part, is personified not by the montage-worthy flurry of artistic fla...

February 12, 2017

A whole week has gone by since my last post. It has, as I anticipated, been long. The flurry of activity that sent Remission briefly back into ‘Hot and Trending’ petered out along with my list of as yet untapped contacts. I’m done – I have contacted everyone I can thin...

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