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 Old Village Post Office by helena.crowleyhayes The Old Village Post Office - precursor to Facebook even?
Captain J. Hook, M.D. by A. Rocco Anyone can turn their life around - an update on Captain Hook of Neverland.
Untitled Novel, Prologue by ThatGirlNamedSarah The prologue of my new novel... I won't say any more :)
I gaze down upon you again by Born of Chaos Another short poem, told by someone who has already left this world...
Dear Landess by Catherine Hope Sullivan A letter from a stranger who shouldn't be a stranger...
7 Life Lessons You Can Pick Up By Being A Starbucks Barista by Adeline A There's more to it than just coffee brewing
Finger-pointing: The “Sins” of Pope Francis by Melanie Jean Juneau What are these self proclaimed champions of religious purity doing to the Church?
The Crazy Old Woman With the Very Deep Drop. by Zoe Butler Don't take old people for granted. You never can tell what they're capable of..
My Thoughts on Tomas the Drunk. by GuyBenSimpson A young man finds out whats really going on in the head of a drunk.
Cinema lady, you're stronger than you know by Roxy_Watson When I see you happy you're like a ray of sunshine, strong enough to make the dark clouds go away
Dear People That Complain in Restaurants by littlegoode An open letter to those that like to write open letters
A Look at Why Robin Williams is an Underrated Dramatic Actor by Thomas Willett With the right source material, he can be provocative and gut wrenching in unexpected ways.
Moon to quit public life by Grace Fletcher-Hackwood As humanity celebrates the 45th anniversary of the first lunar landing, Earth's satellite announces a departure from the public eye