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She Dear One Who Followed Me friendship stories

She Dear One Who Followed Me

'She Dear One Who Followed Me' first existed as a series of scrawled notes based on several conversations I engaged in one afternoon around 1982 with the eponymous ‘Dear One’, who had graciously follo...
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For Something I'd Done streets stories

For Something I'd Done

'For Something I’d Done' was adapted from an online diary made on the 15th of September 2014 relating to a recently suffered nightmare, which was subsequently embellished and versified. Image from Sep...
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Incident in St. Christopher's Place london stories

Incident in St. Christopher's Place

'Incident in St. Christopher’s Place' was based on a letter written to a friend referring to events that took place around 1990 or ’91, but never sent. Image ca. 1989.
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A Cambridge Lamentation lamentation stories

A Cambridge Lamentation

'A Cambridge Lamentation' centres on my brief sojourn at a constituent college of the University of Cambridge. Its primary source is a letter written on campus on the Hills Road just outside the city ...
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Some Sad Dark Secret vulnerable stories

Some Sad Dark Secret

'Some Sad Dark Secret' was inspired by words spoken to me by a former tutor and mentor of mine at university in London, as well as my own reflections on them in the shape of makeshift journal entries....
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Some Perverse Will restless stories

Some Perverse Will

'Some Perverse Will' dates from around 1980 so I believe, and remains largely, or perhaps even wholly, unchanged. How much of it is reflective of my mental state at the time of its creation I cannot s...
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Such a Short Space of Time love stories

Such a Short Space of Time

'Such a Short Space of Time' was based on some kind of confessional piece of writing I briefly worked on sometime in the mid 1990s, but which was never truly realised. It was partly inspired, as I rem...
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There Once Was A Long Vanished England nostalgia stories

There Once Was A Long Vanished England

'There Once Was a Long-Vanished England' was derived from two autobiographical pieces, one having initially existed around 2001 as some kind of prose poem or attenuated short story; while the other al...
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The Wicked Cahoots of Bedford Park family stories

The Wicked Cahoots of Bedford Park

'The Wicked Cahoots of Bedford Park' has its origins in an unfinished story written around the age of 21, which first saw the light of day in versified form in 2006 as 'Wicked Cahoots'.
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The Woodville Halls Soul Boys london stories

The Woodville Halls Soul Boys

'The Woodville Halls Soul Boys' was adapted ca. the mid 2000s from an unfinished story dating from when I was around 23 years old; although looking back to some two years previously to a time I was a ...
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