Brass Bodies: Mags’s Story – Part 2

Mags was breathing heavily through her welders mask. The blue flame of her blow torch lit up the room and threw odd shadows across the moulding walls. She had to narrow her eyes against the brightness of the jumping sparks as she manipulated the brass metal sheet into a flowered horn shape. She had been... Continue Reading →


Brass Bodies: Mags’s Story – Part 1

Mags Bernard thought today was like any other day. Her alarm clock rang through the room like a shock and she turned over to see the reworked machine vibrating with excitement at the prospect of a new day. Groaning, Mags swiped it off her bedside table, the copper bells tinging against the dusty wooden floor.... Continue Reading →

The Future is Scary

Yes, I know the quote is cheesy, and from How I Met Your Mother, but it's sound advice. All I want to do right now is reverse back to three years ago and start university all over again, where it's safe and I'm confident about what I'm doing. Instead, I have to look ahead and... Continue Reading →

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