It was the 2nd of October 2015, day one in Bangkok, and it was hot! My Partner, my cousin and I stepped out of the airport and headed straight to the infamous Khao San Road. Walking down this street was overwhelming to say the least. Picture the crowds sipping from famous Thai buckets whilst simultaneously dancing to Gangnam… Continue reading First Impressions of Travelling
This is a therapeutic free-write that I composed at work, days before having surgery in August 2015. I quit my job two weeks later and then jetted off to travel the world four weeks following that. Please bear in mind, this is a raw free-write, written in pain with a lot of anger.
Today is my first morning in stormy Bangkok. day one of a dream I've planned for some time now. Saying the last few weeks have been busy is by far an understatement. Between having surgery, quitting our 9-5's, giving up our flat, our cars, most possessions, our beautiful Luna and travelling around the world for… Continue reading Were going on an Adventure
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I wrote this whilst practicing my controlled free-writing sessions. It's a very raw piece of material that has seldom been edited.
A Woman in the wind; ‘The church clock strikes eight, so those villagers who are aware know without checking that it is six. A cock crows. A body lies across the doorstep of the church, a line of crumb-carrying ants marches across the fedora covering its face. There is a serene, momentary the fedora covering… Continue reading A Woman in the wind – Paragraph continuation in my own words 🙂
'Dead.Lines' is a fictional story based on true events. Warning – Reader discretion; drug use, swearing, sexual references. This piece has been since been revised (2021) and can be found under Short Stories as 'Dead.Lines (Revised, 2020).
Elemental is a dystopian short story set in a future where global warming has ravaged the earth, forcing humans to live underground. The only hope of restoring the earth is by genetically mutating humans. This action packed adventure focuses on one woman's journey through this world.
So, after days of laying about recovering from surgery. I decided I would be brave, get out the laptop and do something I should have done months ago! Today I published my first short story. Although one part of myself is nervously awaiting judgement and feedback, another is shouting encouraging chants at the front lines...waving… Continue reading Excitement, nerves & anti-inflammatory smoothies
Getting up before the hour of 5 and heading over to Ashton Court to catch the beautiful sunrise 🌅 and rising balloons was spectacular. Well worth yawning for the next 24 hours!