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Cloud 9

In response to Clouds

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Companion. Accomplice. Therapist.

At no other time do I believe is a friend needed quite as much at 4am as one is needed when you are a student. This is when you are stumbling home, not entirely sure if you are still in possession of your key, or decide on an impromptu trip to the 24hr McDonald’s, or want to watch a film, or want to sit watching the sky grow light without speaking.

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In response to Aimless (the explanation) and Letters to Euturpe (the poem) – yes, I’m being lazy and putting them into one post but you’ll see why.

‘Out in the shiny night, the rain
was softly falling
The tracks that ran down the boulevard had
all been washed away’

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Take Me Home

In response to Blank

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A Stronger Tomorrow

In response to Sacrifice

Ok, I hadn’t really planned on posting this so soon, but it fits the prompt and…

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Because Everyone Is Shouting About Student Politics

In response to  Whisper

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Term 2 Review

Once again so much has happened, I suppose that’s to be expected during the first year of university, but it’s very strange to realise our little worlds don’t stand still.

So, what’s been happening in my world? Well…

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Hey Jolene, meet my friend Karma

In response to Green


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The Canterbury Tales

In response to Street


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