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Expect the unexpected.

16 Dec

Choose.

10 Dec

Everywhere he turned there was another, more lovely than the last. Their skin, their hair, their voices melted together like warm syrup on his tongue. He head spun.

“Go! Leave me be! I need time to consider”.

And suddenly they were gone. He was alone, his hair grey, the taste of old age dry as dust on his lips.


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Small presents are easier to wrap.

8 Dec

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Find a good strapless bra.

7 Dec

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Make an effort.

6 Dec

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Keep looking.

29 Nov

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Get your own trapeze.

26 Nov

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Choose.

24 Nov

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Hang with your peeps.

22 Nov

Call your mum at Christmas.

21 Nov

Will you¬†remember me? I will stop and wait for you to pass. Perhaps you’ll take pity on me, as a fine man would pity any beggar.

And here you come, so near.

“Spare a coin for an old woman?” (Is my voice not familiar, are my eyes not like yours?)…but I am brushed aside like street filth. Smut underfoot.

“MOVE ASIDE, Old¬†Mother Time”¬†– a guardsman laughs, “Pray allow the King to continue his progress”.

And so passes my son.