Pandora’s box

For Sanjit, who may never see this, because he doesn’t have Instagram or Facebook, and doesn’t know what WordPress is. He gave me a topic which I refused to use, and when I asked him what he was doing that would make him think of such a topic he simply said, itching. (If you are…

Learning to ski

Thanks Harry, learning to ski is a great topic, and I hope you had fun doing it! However, how on earth do I work that into this story? (By the way, Harry is my favourite music blogger. Check out his blog here) (If you are joining Emmeline’s story today, welcome! It might help for you…

And the world around her was utterly silent

I heard that Will woke up on New Years day in Berlin, after the carnage of the night before, and suddenly realised which theme he would give me for day fourteen, the sound of silence. (If you are joining Emmeline’s story today, welcome! It might help for you to begin here.) And the world around her…

Learning to communicate

Another one of my creative co-conspirators, Priya, (check out our project, Out of the Valley!), gave me the theme for day thirteen, learning English. Learning to communicate. J R Manawa. Under the spluttering fluorescent light of the greasy kebab shop, Emmeline found herself looking at Charon truly, for the first time. The awkward point about…

Death of a raven

Marlyn has been my long time like-minded-fiend in the quest for expression of creativity and imagination. A brilliant mind and a brilliant artist, she gave me the eloquent and deviant theme, the death of a raven, for day twelve. Death of a raven. J R Manawa. In the sky above her the ravens gathered. Neither…