growing up
14 posts
This One's For Bill.
Memoir
There is nothing like the bond that lives between kids and old people, and while I'm sure Bill would actively contest the idea that he ever reached "old age", the sentiment remains true. I couldn't put a name to it, but something special happens whenever memory and imagination meet.
3 min read
man, young, finds himself on holiday
Poetry
at the borrowdale inn • in search of munros • ocean eyes
18th
Poetry
my grandfather’s arms were the first street I grew up on / parallel and stretched out / ready for me to run into
Hello, it's me again.
Poetry
I’m missing out on autumn / Taking a break from the leaves / A pause on my emotions. But I know when the sun comes up / They’ll just come rolling in on their tandem bicycle.
An Open Letter to Catholic School Boys
Articles
Dear Catholic All Boys Schools, We both knew this conversation was coming. For a long time, I think.
2 min read
Teenage Delinquents
Poetry
Tomfoolery is the name of the game / While our deepest desires creep out / Lame ideas of fame enter each discussion
Three Short Pieces About London
Poetry
pimlico • westminster • brixton
2 Love Letters – Childhood and Adulthood
Video
One letter to childhood. Another to adulthood. Where we are, where we're going.
The Search for More
Articles
Is there any more to it? There has to be more. Am I selfish for wanting more? Probably.
Strawberries and Cheese
Memoir
It's been a long while since I've eaten strawberries with cheese. My recent lack of strawberries and cheese seems to me a sign that I have been moving very quickly.
1 min read
Where To Look
Poetry
I don’t know where to look / Everything is so loud / So full of colour / It’s impossible to choose / Where to focus.
Odd Generation
Articles
I grew up in an odd generation - although I’m sure every generation believes themselves to be odd.
Stream of Consciousness: Year 12
Articles
Having a nice planner makes year twelve look a little less daunting, but only a little ... I want to do well and I think that's what is making me even more scared.
Self-improvement: Being Open to Healthy Changes
Articles
Self-improvement. It is a term you would have heard a lot about. Maybe you heard it floating around your weekly yoga class, you know the one, the one that you only went to because you read somewhere that it is the "key to happiness and content".
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