I could set up home in Trinity College’s Library Long Room, Dublin. Rows upon shelves upon floors of weathered leather bound books. (Taken with instagram)

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weekend canterbury

I met a friend at Canterbury West station last Saturday morning. The clouds sat low and the train ride to get there was ridden across misty grey back-fields. From the station we rode the bus up the big hill in town and if we squinted just enough we could see the Canterbury Cathedral in the […]

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look mum no hands!

I made a deliberate trip to ‘Look Mum No Hands!’ (http://www.lookmumnohands.com/) today and it was worth every sweaty, squished tube carriage ride to get there. I chose the window bench seat and sat drinking my latte and peering through the bicycle spokes onto Old Street. It’s a cafe/bar/workshop with everything bike-related. I know nothing about […]

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night, night london

I’m not cold, I have four layers on. But if I sit here too long my fingers freeze tight and my toes get tingly. The clouds smoulder grey above me and like the tip of a cigarette they burn red with the city’s lights. People walk past me and my wooden bench. Someone in heels […]

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