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10 Minute Tantrums: Guess The Subject!

Innocuous lump of wood. Inanimate and irrelevant. Static, still, unmoving yet concealing passion. Wood and wire, oak and steel, silence and melody. 1 simple strum, 1 hard strike. Love, anger, grief, joy, sorrow and excitement. More articulately than any Oxbridge … Continue reading

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10 Minute Tantrums: Candle

Candle My hand stands invisible in front of my face. I turn my head and yet the world seems to stand still. A blanket of darkness has covered the entire street with not even a howling moon to light the … Continue reading

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Ten Minute Tantrums: Dog

Dog A dolphin amongst corn, your ears praise the earth as they dance with each jump. Released into the fields, you seem to absorb the golden rays, and overwhelmed with light, release them the only way you know how…speed. Through high … Continue reading

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Pocket Change: Book Love

As an avid devourer of books, I love sharing the latest books I’m reading that have helped me along in my creative journey. To me, reading a good book is no different than having a great conversation with your most … Continue reading

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Ten Minute Tantrums: Train

Train We pack in, like marbles in a jar, filling every inch, moving and oscillating. What space is left is occupied with the smell of sweat and passive aggression. We ride this mechanical snake as it rattles and snarls. How … Continue reading

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10 Minute Tantrums: Coffee

A 10 Minute Tantrum for your day! The point isn’t to write perfectly, it’s just to get it all out. Read what Ed has to say about his ‘tantrums’ and then submit your own! Coffee Archaic buildings enclose the square. A … Continue reading

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10 Minute Tantrums: Part II

10 Minute Tantrums is Ed’s new series where he clears his head and gets it all out on paper (and then shares it with the world!) Check out his first tantrums here! Pepper An inhale of breath, then a sharp … Continue reading

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Ten Minute Tantrums

I’ve been reading recently that it’s not important what you write but that you write. If you only ever write when you have ideas you will never coax out those thoughts which lay dormant, hiding behind your anxieties. As a … Continue reading

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To Those About To Rock, We Salute You

There are 4 things I need to get by on this blue coloured marble we call earth. These are food, water, shelter and a series of sound waves which combine to form what is most commonly called “music”. Sure I … Continue reading

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A Poem Before I Go

I’ve been asked if I could try To make a list of things to do before I die, A request from a friend Of things to do before I end, But a simple thing to ask Can create a complex … Continue reading

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