Filed under 2005

Sleeping With Nicolas

Written c. September 2005. (CP: This is a work of short fiction. It won a university literature award.) After a few nights he insisted that the window be left open so that he could hear the water. The wind would come through the flyscreen with a surreptitious whistle, hypnotising us in our stupor. The added … Continue reading

Spoiling For A TV Fight

Written c. February 2005. Remember when TV was good? That was a long time ago. It seems now that every show is a spin-off or a follow on. The endings are decided by SMS and the plot lines are written by a million monkeys working on a million typewriters. So that no-ones dares enjoy any … Continue reading