Monthly Archives: August 2010

Untitled character sketch

The kitchen door was ajar. Light seeped through the gap and laid in a pencil-beam across the dark hallway. Leonard only had a small flat, with no upstairs that didn’t belong to someone else. The short, artfully clinical hallway had … Continue reading

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Mind the Gap

Russet pipes and rustflower phantom brushes, still here – Swiped footprints on sooty tiles. Dark enamel pipework, shrouded After still years Measured out in lack of use. A whistle blows. everywheretheroartherushoffeetandshoesthensilence. This place was untouched By lunching masses citybound Oblivious; … Continue reading

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