Creative Writing

Creative Writing

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Death by Numbers

One two, one two, me and you, We are caught in a ladder of numbers: the years roll out and scroll up. Watch them pass us...

Soup

I can’t eat my soup. I told mum that I wouldn’t eat it, but she heats it up for me anyway. ‘Just in case’, she says. Just...

Birthday

The cake is going stale on the table and the lemonade, well, it’s all gone flat. She sits on the floor in her little dress and Mum...
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Find the right place to write

Stay indoors... This year, I became a creative writer. Having left the world of academic essays behind, I quickly discovered that the computer rooms in...
Illustrated by Kate Romain

Home

Dust motes floating in the early morning sun; the joyously intrusive sounds of the young family next door; the smell of the old library...

Treptow-Köpenick

Away from the centre, from the anxious headache, The mad rush of Brandenburg Gate, Reichstag, Tiergarten, Bundestag, Pull me out, lift me up, and let me...