Authors Posts by Tom Cascarini

Tom Cascarini

C E Matthews

Back to Black

The car ride to the coach depot was a dark one. Michael couldn’t believe he left his art portfolio on the bus. Cocteau Twins...
JÉSHOOTS, pexels

The Christmas my uncle came back

On Christmas morning I awoke, and emptied my stocking. Out poured the Horrible Histories annual, the gifts from Hawkins Bazaar, the Beano, the Toblerone,...
Photo by Aana D'silva

“Art is not just in the Sainsbury Centre”

I don’t think I need to tell you that the lake here is beautiful. Nor do I need to tell you that it looks...
Flickr, cea+

Bacon and Munch’s depiction of horror

There is more horror to be found in life and reality than there is in a painting depicting blood, monsters or ghosts. There is...

Milk and Alcohol

I still remember the very first song I played as I put up the art postcards in my bedroom at uni. The tinkling piano...
Hugo Douglas-Deane, Tumblr

Hide and Seek

There is a lot of shouting outside. But Mummy told me to stay in here. Don’t come out, she said. Under any sir-come-stan-says. I am...