Creative Writing

The Veganuary Fad

The Veganuary Fad

Comedy, Creative Writing, News January 28, 2020 at 9:46 pm Comments

Vegans. Where do you start with vegans? They get a lot of shtick for being loud, aggressive, a bit obnoxious. By all truth there are vegans that will actively gag as your meat lovers breakfast arrivesRead More

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Let’s Stop Angering the Gods

ASM, Blogs, Creative Writing January 28, 2020 at 9:11 pm Comments

Since ancient times, the ocean has been pilfering our glorious land. Since the last real Ice Age 20,000 years ago, average sea-levels have risen by 120 metres. Now this may not seem hugely meaningful, but don’tRead More

The Nightmare

The Nightmare

Arts, Creative Writing, Poetry February 13, 2019 at 1:44 pm Comments

I could come to you darling But the horse is watching me Don’t call the nurse, please, Her hair was a panther Her shoes were wormholes Her mouth was a mine And the horse is watchingRead More

I Feel Like Painting

I Feel Like Painting

Arts, Creative Writing, Poetry November 29, 2018 at 4:33 pm Comments

I feel like painting. Unfortunately, I have no canvas so the paper becomes my medium. I want to try to paint a place. Somewhere not quite near but far away from the malevolent, past over allRead More

Little Bird

Little Bird

Arts, ASM, Creative Writing October 21, 2018 at 3:00 pm Comments

I was on my way back from doing the groceries, when I first realized it was his voice. It was funny, really, that I should only recognize his voice now when I’d been hearing the dove’sRead More

Dream of Freedom

Dream of Freedom

Arts, ASM, Creative Writing, Lifestyle, Opinion, Poetry October 12, 2018 at 12:00 pm Comments

Somewhere high above and distant between the lights Over there somewhere behind the stars and hope There is a dream A dream that does not stop, that grows that branches out Far into infinity rather entropicallyRead More

What We Wear

What We Wear

Arts, Creative Writing, Poetry October 3, 2018 at 9:37 pm Comments

Does it matter how I dress? Can you see my soul From the definition of my thigh Through the tightness of my pants Or read my history From the shadow of my collar Framed by theRead More

C & W

Arts, Creative Writing, Editors' Pick, Poetry August 21, 2018 at 8:05 pm Comments

I could write you a thousand lines Write you poems, Make them rhyme.   I could list up a million more Reasons why You should be mine.   Clearly, we both know that I should doRead More

The Field

The Field

Arts, Creative Writing, Editors' Pick, Poetry August 15, 2018 at 6:14 pm Comments

Eyes rush and the skin buzzes And the ears are pricked To the acoustic accusations That are the city’s language.   You’ve got a promising grin— You’re taking me to the field You mentioned on theRead More

Moon Cast

Moon Cast

Arts, Creative Writing, Editors' Pick, Poetry August 15, 2018 at 6:11 pm Comments

Moon Cast I sat alone in the cold. The moon as my only friend? I heard an unfamiliar sound. The mountain side cast me as a silhouette against the moon. I sat alone perched on theRead More