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Silly still

It is silly though, isn’t it. I mean, if it wasn’t so fucking devastatingly sad for so many people it would be hilarious. It’s very silly, but it’s not at all funny, though some would laugh at anything.  On Netflix at the moment there’s…

Silly

See, one of the reasons that I celebrate my own aloofness; why I commit to nothing and stay balanced on the fence between this and that is so that I can try to look at it all objectively without being consumed.  Most of it…

More Mizzle

This is the thing with writing, as I see it. It lives; it has a life of its own and when the head is in the right place it does whatever the hell it wants to do. It’s almost like the ideas don’t come…

Mizzle

Late January and it’s still not really winterish. A decent bit of frost at the start of last week teased us with the idea that we might actually have the sort of weather that we’re supposed to this time of year. But now it’s…

Lolly 1

When he first sees Lolly he thinks she’s a ghost and he’s already on edge because the snow is think under the tyres of the van and he can hear it grating on the chassis underneath. It is preposterous noise for something so soft…

Flood

I don’t want to rock the boat but when the water’s up and the sea is high there’s really no option. Unless I’m not meant to move; as if it’s better if I sit here crouched beneath the bench, sheltering from the rain when…

Foggy

The fog changes.   The clouds descend and all the world changes. It becomes an insular world where people creep and truths are hidden; where little misdemeanours can evolve into problems and bad life choices. A cold place where layers force away close contact and…