island

there’s another island i see it from my window as i drive a place i could be away from it all maybe a little boat to get there maybe it […]

High Princess

(From my book Misplaced) Sally sat in a coffee shop in Woolwich, London. It was her favourite time of day, when the place was empty mid-morning. She sipped at her […]

Rupert

(from my book Misplaced) Julia stood by the train door as it pulled into Beckton station. She had been watching the nearly empty platform all the time as it had […]

Foolish Cars

This is a collection of the interesting points from what used to be a very popular set of pages on my personal website. The whole turns into a technical non-fiction […]

Sappho’s Moon and Pleiades (translations)

A bit of fun I did in 2016, translations of a classic poem Original Greek poem: Δέδυκε μεν ἀ σελάννα καὶ Πληΐαδεσ, μέσαι δὲ νύκτεσ πάρα δ᾽ ἔρχετ᾽ ὤρα, ἔγω […]

let there be cake

the sun is falling below the gravestone, he made 83 when I was two i expect the sun is falling everywhere and none of it means a thing stones words […]