Talk S-Town To Me

I (along with the rest of the world) just binge-listened to the S-Town podcast and now all I want to do it talk about it, analyse it, dissect the characters. Here are my thoughts, jotted down immediately after crying/listening to the very last episode. If you have not listened to it. GO AND LISTEN TO … More Talk S-Town To Me

Mama Musings

As a new mum, one of the tips I have been told time and time again is: Sleep when the baby sleeps. It’s a cute sentiment, but I call bullshit. Some babies don’t nap. Like mine. For me, it’s more like: Guzzle another cup of instant coffee and wash your face with a baby wipe, … More Mama Musings

What if…

Below is an extract from “The Fine Art of Baloney detection” by Carl Sagan. It is somehow both comforting and deeply disturbing. I don’t believe in life after death, but for some reason I can’t let this go. It’s just a matter of time right? Haldane imagined a far future when the stars have darkened and space is mainly … More What if…

Linda’s Ex

It’s 2003. Berlin. Linda leaves her boyfriend. He is shattered. He sits in his apartment, his head in his hands. She has taken her record player and her coffee table. Even some of her photo frames. He fights against the tears welling in his eyes, and the anger and pain swelling in his chest. In … More Linda’s Ex