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Screw The Boxes!


I really hate boxes, not the cardboard kind that proves useful to store things. Although I’m not a fan of these when it comes to moving house! No, the boxes I’m talking about are the ones that people try to place on others. Maybe that we sometimes place on ourselves…

Short Story – The Gift


A short story to illustrate the impact a tiny act of kindness can have on the life of another. This cold hallway plays host to a throng of excited teenagers dawdling from their last class of the day to the school entrance, eagerly updating their friends on their weekend plans…

Spring Cleaning in Winter


Spring Cleaning in Winter Winter gets a bad rap, it’s the least loved of all the seasons because it’s often associated with death, endings and isolation. There’s no mistaking that winter does have a certain air of bleakness about it. However, I’ve always held a real appreciation for this season…

The Power of Weakness


A lot is written about strength and the importance of staying strong, stop any person on the street and they will undoubtedly recount endless advice they will have been given on how to be strong. But from my perspective, there is one problem I’ve always had with the notion of…