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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

The World Beyond Flower Pots

Artist Melanie Brown, a regular of local artisans’ markets with her stones, shells and finely printed trinket boxes, has eventually realised in print her...

OLYMPIAN GODS – Mother of the Gods

‘While Dad’s away, the kids can play,’ Athena sang softly to herself as she poured a liberal splash of Baileys over her breakfast Coco...

Ballad of the Chauvanists

Prince, have you heard – that Auntie BBC has given in to pressure from a set of female staff who claim they do not get their workplace...

STRAIT LOVE – The Last Fandango

The Rock of Gibraltar features in the opening paragraph of businessman Robin Hellaby’s debut novel ‘The Last Fandango’ published by Wishful Thinking. The paperback...

ZIPP – Unifying the nation

With the slogan ‘better together’ printed on their colour-mismatched T-shirts, Unify - a quintet of six-formers who earlier in the year won the award...

OLYMPIAN GODS: When in Rome

‘There’s an English saying that “Rome wasn’t built in a day”,’ Hera remarked, surveying the ruins of the Forum. ‘But it looks as though...

SOLITUDE HOUSE – A dark tale

The fine line between solitude and loneliness cracks into a chasm in the solipsistic novel ominously titled ‘Solitude House’, published by local writer M....

OLYMPUS NEW YEAR – Monthly prose

‘This was not a good idea... that man Rajoy has a lot to answer for,’ Zeus whispered. Hera, who over the millennia had become...

MILD WEST – A local collection goes live

A collection of poetry to be read at dusk, when the golden glow of sunset is still projecting its indigo undertones towards the eastern ...

CHRISTMAS DOOR – a winter tale

Bianca was tired walking home from work on Christmas Eve. She had lost her Christmas spirit after her grandmother had died five years ago,...