His Christmas Story

Today is dull, listless, as Tuesdays normally are. Above, there’s a light breeze rustling branches too high up to yield any fruit. Below, there’s a mild flurry of activity. People walking in twos and threes, crunching a merger of ice and salt crystals beneath their feet, unhurriedly. You don’t hurry at a funeral. Jethro is…

The Top 5 Medium Articles I Read in 2014

I feel like it’s been a good year. Over the course of the year, I read all kinds of things. Some of them insightful and note-worthy, some were relevant and necessary, others were pure and utter trash (that I might have enjoyed reading). The following is a top selection of articles I read on Medium,…

The Nine Muses

Brooke Fraser I love this woman. Songs like Crows + Locusts, and Coachella are simply amazing! There’s also something unassuming about her – a subtle confidence regardless of having features that many women would balk at: her hooked nose, her unusual height, etc. I really do love the music she puts out. Always. Esperanza Spalding…

Video of The Day: Billie Jean

It’s been a while since I did one of these (video-of-the-day), but it’s been ‘that kinda day’, and I desperately needed ‘that kinda song’ to get me where I needed to be. It worked, and I hope this song does to your heart and mind, the good it’s done mine. This is a cover of…

The Failure of A Man

It started with an email. A subscription to the awesome comics website Zen Pencils, proved again to be totally worth it as I was made aware of Gav’s latest addition . This latest addition was on a poem written by a woman, who I would soon discover to be quite an exquisite and tormented creature….