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Unique

I've been having a lot of fun with words recently. Here's a new piece called Unique:   When I was younger, I used to try and say things that I didn’t think anyone had said before In fact, I tried to think of complex phrases so no one would know what they were actually for… Continue reading Unique

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Once again trying to do something different, I’m trying to write a kid’s book. It’s about a guinea pig called George and his search for identity. Here’s a little extract:

George the guinea pig woke up crying one morning. He’d lost his excitement at the sight of day dawning. The tears dripping down had matted his fur And made his vision no more than just a blur.   George had realised that he didn’t fit in. He had no brothers nor sisters, he had no… Continue reading Once again trying to do something different, I’m trying to write a kid’s book. It’s about a guinea pig called George and his search for identity. Here’s a little extract:

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I’ve just ordered my copy of The Student Wordsmith’s “You is for University 2015”. Here’s one of the two poems which I had featured in it, a short piece entitled ‘University Life’.

University life isn’t quite what you’d expect I thought it was gonna be all lines to sniff and drinks that have to be necked In reality, the experience isn’t like that at all It’s when you’ve just got back, and you want a midnight snack, and someone’s used your fucking bowl.

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As we approach December 31st, I wanted to write a poem about something that has always confused me – New Year’s resolutions.

One of the strangest things to me is the New Year’s resolution. You think of what you’d like to change as the year reaches its conclusion. But the difference between December 31st and the start of January is one day. That’s not enough time to change your mind, no matter what people might say. But… Continue reading As we approach December 31st, I wanted to write a poem about something that has always confused me – New Year’s resolutions.