Some highlights from a day shooting outdoors with Suicidegirl FelisRead More
And highs...Read More
The peace of a book shop
Grants the opportunity
To escape the rain.Read More
Demanding all the answers will inevitably teach you nothing about the journey.Read More
I'm sure some of you couldn't care less about my opinion, and would much rather see photos of semi naked women, or read my usual semi-comedic rants about every day rubbish. I apologise.Read More
I spent the weekend
Dressed as a murderer.
Fictional, of course.Read More
20 things about summer. About women. About anything.Read More
I have always been at my
When in a crowd,
And Crete was crowded,
That's for sure.Read More
… so Geordi is blind right?Read More
- Use your spare time each week to look at the work of the following photographers (one each week), at the end of each week pick one photograph and write 200 words about it. Diane Arbus; Phillip Lorca deCorcia; William Eggleston; Jane Bown.
- Fall in love with something.
- Identify in which areas of life you under-achieve. Spend two days needlessly obsessing over this.
To ask of you.Read More
As long as you say my name in the dark,
As long as I feel your touch in the night.
Nothing else will matter...Read More
Today happens to be World Mental Health Day, as suitably hashtagged with #WorldMentalHeatlhDay all over social media. I’ve seen plenty of posts and blogs from all over the twitterverse, and mostly from ladies. As we all know, men are typically useless at sharing their feelings. I know, I’m one of them.Read More
I remember you well,
In the Malmaison Hotel,
I never wanted
You to need me. I needed
You to want me too.
with no special or distinctive features; normal.
"he sets out to depict ordinary people"
synonyms:usual, normal, standard, typical, stock, common, customary, habitual, accustomed, expected, wonted, everyday, regular, routine, day-to-day, daily, established, settled, set, fixed, traditional, quotidian, prevailing
"the ordinary course of events"
added to an existing or usual amount or number.
"they offered him an extra thirty-five cents an hour"
synonyms:additional, more, added, supplementary, supplemental, further, auxiliary, ancillary, subsidiary, secondary, attendant, accessory; More
So why the fuck would anyone want to be "extraordinary"? Why strive to be more of the same old usual. No one dreams of being extra-normal, extra-typical, or extra-standard. English is a weird language. You only need to look at how we pronounce the name of the actor Sean Bean. It's complicated, contradictory, and confusing. It can be made beautiful and poetic through thorough thought.
First published in Red Light Lit, September 2015.Read More
I want to kiss your
Stupid mouth, she said.Read More
Today I took delivery of a very heavy parcel from The Quite Delightful Project, the first two editions of some the finest, intelligent, and beautifully crafted erotica I have seen in a while. If you’re in a rush, and don’t want to read the rest of this, then let me just say, as a man who has been trying to explore and create cerebral erotica in both photographic and literary forms for many years, this is one of the publications I have been waiting for. Longing for.Read More
Tomorrow night (Friday 6th November) sees the release party for Red Light Lit Vol. 9, the quarterly literary journal published in San Francisco. I’ve mentioned before I was lucky enough to have (my first ever literary submission!) published way back in Volume 1, and they have used and published quite a few of my photos in the past as well.Read More