So, I Was Stranded On This Desert Island . . .

I’ve been listening to a lot of Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs recently. I’ve often fantasised as to what songs and items I would choose to be stranded with. I mean, how do you even begin to choose what songs to take with you when there’s a lifetime’s supply, and new ones being added asContinue reading “So, I Was Stranded On This Desert Island . . .”

Temporary Measures

The morning before . . . It was Tuesday morning and the Bence family were sitting down to breakfast at the little circular table in the dining room – a through-room between the sitting room and galley kitchen. The sun was reflecting from the wipe-clean plastic gingham table cloth, lighting upon the daisy-yellow wallpaper. OnContinue reading “Temporary Measures”