On Tonight's Programme by Sheepyblue This was my entry for the Tower Poetry competition, the prompt being News
These trials don't prepare the air for love by Sheepyblue This is a short extract from my novella 'Grenade Hearts'
No, we can't go back by Sheepyblue Writing prompt: Write about a character trying to find their way home. Is it really what you want? - An Adrian Story
Tangled Normalcy by Sheepyblue Chapter one of a story I may or not continue. Set in American during the 1930s, inspired by Of Mice and Men
Top 5 things not to do in school.... by Sheepyblue Honestly, these are important and valuable rules that should be obeyed absolutely.... Just a quick piece for the challenge
Give Me A Shot At The Night by Sheepyblue 'Seriously, stop working. Come on, let’s talk about what it would be like if the world was square' - A Joni and Adrian story
The Painted Planet: Prologue by Sheepyblue ‘And they all lived happily ever after!’ Prologue to a novel, I'm starting work on
Junk Mail by Sheepyblue Some things are hard to adjust to. Some times it's difficult to accept something is yours.
An A* to Zee Guide to Success by Sheepyblue 'Ignite your engines parked cars, let's watch overpopulation and poverty slosh away like excess bath water'. An article
Glittering Stars by Sheepyblue Remember, not all that sparkles is gold - it's probably just tacky glitter. An attempt at an article/non fiction
By the Pool by Sheepyblue 'Wonderful creations, cobwebs. They provide food for one and keep me off the streets.’ For the RW challenge, ~a (Victorian) Adrian story.
The White Room by Sheepyblue Set in a Utopian future. A faulty child is brought to the Rown house to get a second chance, as after all, a negative will become positive.
Grenade Hearts: part one by Sheepyblue A diary based story on the relationship between two quite different people. ‘We’re wronging our sides, But righting our battle wounds.'
Enemy Territory by Sheepyblue Adrenalin pumps through veins like an exploding coke bottle. I stay low and dark; part of the night.A poem to go with a story I'm working on
Grenade Hearts by Sheepyblue Draw back, clasp gun, peek in the moonlight.Tanned skin, wild hair, grenade, trademark grin. It's what war does to you
Revolution in the Antiques Market by Sheepyblue He was dreaming of paper, ink and pens and marks which couldn’t be erased... and his father warned him he'd end up with psychiatrics
Clingfilm by Sheepyblue Diamonds are forever... until they chip. A poem. Companion piece to 'The Wife' but you don't need to read that first
Dress and Boots by Sheepyblue Just a quick little character sketch. Somewhat related to the 'Adrian stories'
What we'll never do... by Sheepyblue People are probably thinking it’s some student/teacher relationship, with the way she’s acting..... An Adrian story
Vegas? by Sheepyblue Friendships are difficult affairs, and make for some very interesting ear-wigging. A Jaz and Ara story.
On its own accord by Sheepyblue Removing all distractions is very difficult when one is part of you. A random piece that came into my head whilst being distracted.
A Thousand Words? by Sheepyblue Have you ever tried to create a thousand words through a picture and failed miserably? A poem.
Cakes do the best talking. by Sheepyblue A Christmas dinner equivalent, the great outdoors, a chatty child. It's all rather awful isn't it? An Adrian story.
At least the numbers don't change by Sheepyblue Caj sighed as the screen of his Sustainipaper shifted suddenly to blackness
I want to break your heart darling. by Sheepyblue It was all rather ridiculous looking back, My jealous entrails, your face ugly from concentration. A lighthearted poem.
#weekendchallenge Where the Dreams can be Real by Sheepyblue Out of the big city and down into the back alleys. A poem.
The Reluctant Policeman by Robinson A policeman called to dispel a group of coal mine protestors soon changes his tune when he realises who the real criminals are.
NEAR DEAD by dash.crowley.7 This is unlike my previous writings. This is a straightforward account of true events.
Honk! by HopelessRomantic A brief, humorous anecdote inspired by something that happened to my brother on his honeymoon.
A MOMENT IN TIME by HeatherScrooby A Poem about that moment when your life takes a sharp turn for the better.
Taming the Tittering Tourists: by erich.kuersten 50 SHADES OF GREY, 9 1/2 WEEKS, EXIT TO EDEN, SECRETARY: Why sadomasochist movies never work
Badlands by alex.rhodes3 In 1959 a lot of people were killing time. Kit and Holly were killing people.
While waiting for love by life_counsels Two genuine lovers are in constant amazement of each other and can hardly believe their luck that the other one is in love with them.
The Last Tear Unfallen by mindbringer The occasion of my late wife's one year anniversary of her death.
This year...I became more outgoing. Life Changing Moments • by Anna Ryan I'm actually doing pretty well on my New Year's Resolution.
The power of independence. Life Changing Moments • by Dann Partridge How important it is to start your own life as soon as possible.
The Woodcutter's Stepdaughter by Kevlin Henney The fairy tales we are read as children often mask a different truth and are born of darker stories.
Learning How To Bond With Animals by Rachel Witkin I'd never taken care of an animal until I spent a week falling in love with a kitten.
Why I Do(n't) Miss My Dancing Days by Kate Robertson An honest look at my past in pink ballet slippers and perfectly polished tap shoes. And all the rhinestones you could ever imagine.
Checkett and Bekhov by Ciaran Quinn In celebration of the International Samuel Beckett Festival. The first sentence is the last sentence in Anton Chekhov's story 'Overseasoned'
A Beard, A Ponytail, and an Old Pickup Truck by SKonat What's with the old pickup trucks on Vashon?
My Morning Routine by Anna Ryan I've often been told I look fabulous in the morning. Here is my routine, step-by-step.
“Give Me A Little Danger of My Own, Stranger” by David Ellis by TooFullToWrite Lust, love, infatuation and Stranger Danger! A love letter to a mysterious stranger
The Ending of the Feminist Movement Feminism • by ssilverstein An Analysis of the Current State of Feminism
Story about My Favorite Song of All Time Life Changing Moments • by KatAT It's in a language that I don't understand but I fell in love with this song the second the first note started.
What You See by HopelessRomantic My letter to that person that judges without knowing the entire story.
Oh Good Reef. by Amisha Mehta Great Barrier Reef: The only living (for now) thing on Earth visible from Space
The Lament of a Poet by Knightmare Productions I have been a poet for many years now, but there is one thing I must always be afraid of doing before writing each poem...
Why your personality forces every decision you will make. by ssilverstein A story on why decisions reflect how you think.
Mirror Mirror on the Wall, Am I the Fairest Of them All? Body Image • by ChloeRose A disappointing set of statistics reveal a certain anxiety about the word 'beautiful' and our reluctance to accept our own beauty.
Why would you do that!? by Katherine Baskerville Certain events in college can lead to many hilarious things. And thus, here is the compilation of student events in college.