Once the dust has settled

***SHORT STORY*** *** That morning, I’d woken up to find his back to me and a wide no-man’s land of greyish sheets, wrinkled and loose, in between us. I’d listened to the gentle rhythm of his breathing and wanted so much to touch him, yet stayed paralysed to the spot. Shameful fragments of the night... Continue Reading →

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On love and addiction

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…” On and off, for just over 18-months, I was living among the debris of a cocaine wasteland. He wasn’t going to pull out of the nose dive anytime soon so I went home and tried to get on with my life. I could... Continue Reading →

Thursday

***SCENE SETTING EXERCISE*** *** The door swung shut behind me swapping the cold air and traffic sounds from the street for All Bar One’s heat and shiny merriment. Thursday night is apparently the new Friday night and society accepts that it’s totally fine to get hammered on a school night. Many of the drinkers were... Continue Reading →

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