The return address of 1979 Merewether Road, Silver Town on this dead letter is one which might change the enigmatic life of postal worker Ibsen Davenport. The addressed destination is his mum’s. Ibsen has been a long time worker at the mail centre. Though he is friendly he rarely interacts with his co-workers. Over a […]Read more "Ibsen’s Job is to Sort the Mail"
As in two minds which are opposite and warring, a thousand dilating sea anemones terrorise this office man sitting on the toilet at his work, because he is stubborn and he will not go. They are mocking him; effortlessly releasing their waste from their exposed intestines onto the grey walls around him. No strain, and […]Read more "Road Block"
The narcissist Joe Smith is the person whom he need love the most. And one time when Joe was a young man he became a prisoner of his least self, the latent shy, compassionate person, the one who had holed up shamefaced in a cold little bedsit in the Hampstead area of London. But one […]Read more "Glam City"
In Greek mythology Aphrodite is the goddess of love, beauty and sexual desire. It was said that she was born of the seminal fluids that flowed from the severed genitals of Uranus. She is the most beautiful of all the female gods and her love is most desired. Many gods and mortals have loved her, […]Read more "The Only Flag Must Be Her Skin"
Once out of his house and on the train Googly, that is his nickname, again explores his relationship with the world, his junking of its conventions, going out of his suburban way to seek higher ideals. For one born on the peripheral bounds of a vast metropolitan city, it is remarkable that from early in […]Read more "An Exact Map of the Mischief and the Bad Fish"
Well there’s been this myth going around since the Middle Ages that lemmings suicide en masse. Maybe it’s a metaphor for what humans are capable of when they’re mobbing. And with humans, anything is possible. And the cabal of lemmings in this little yarn are uncannily like humans when it comes to fear. They do […]Read more "The Love Bombing of Lenny the Lemming – a tale"