Tagged with existentialism

Deception of Society: The toughest boy in school…

Dear Mum It’s funny how things happen. I was the toughest boy in high school you know. Did you know that? I bet you didn’t. It wasn’t my fault. How it happened, I mean. And it didn’t happen in the way you might imagine. You know I never went in for bravado; I couldn’t, due … Continue reading


In which self-awareness shapes a life…

Dear Mum My nostalgia took me all the way back to nursery today. It only gave me a hint of what it was once like. I think I mostly enjoyed it. I think. The enduring memory of you dropping me off each morning; me playing on the climbing frame next to the office, while you … Continue reading