Monthly Archives: May 2011

like piccadilly circus

So I’m hoping to sit on the steps beneath Eros and experience a rare treat. I want to be able to say that I am the only person in Piccadilly Circus this morning. Approaching up Piccadilly itself, I’m beginning to … Continue reading

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the fool on the hill

I’m climbing the path up Parliament Hill. I haven’t been here for years. The sky is mostly clear and a cool breeze tugs at my shirt. The shape of a pale half moon makes a perfect inverted D. It is … Continue reading

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down my way

I’m out of my front door by 4.35. There are chaffinches trilling in the bushes to greet the coming dawn. Down the empty street, the porch lights flare. The sky is clouded and grey. I guess today’s sunrise will be … Continue reading

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