The grapefruit was not as great a fruit as she’d expected, when mixed with the cold bitter of martini and vodka.
The anthology Ten: Poets of the New Generation, is a product of The Complete Works (TCW), a diversity and mentoring programme created in 2007 by Bernardine Evaristo.
If it weren’t for seventeen other happy reviews on Airbnb, the romantic inside me might imagine the lake only ever appeared for us, and that the forest drank it back up when our little Skoda drove away.
Their mouths curled upwards towards their furrowed brows as the man bent over the oyster, sliding the pink tip of his tongue through his lips until it touched the animal’s anaemic wobble.
An essay on ontology and teleology
I first became aware that Eliza was able to show signs of wear and tear when I was ten.
Either that, or the squat man was engaged in an important staring competition with an Uni-ball Eye.
these borderline loonies will now freely accept meals at 5pm.
years and years of watery hell
The artichokes had been Cleo’s favourite
I’d had to eat a lot of spaghetti recently.
In 2012, when Will Self’s novel Umbrella was published, one word which appeared over and over again in the reviews was the word ‘modernist’.