Pre-emptive strike, what my grandmother called oedipal foreplay. Une frappe préventive : ce que ma grand-mère appelait « les préliminaires œdipiens. » – Tristan Coleshaw. Advertisements
In the night’s darkest moments, Northern hearts shine like a billion newborn stars. – Tristan Coleshaw.
Blank votes, pages torn from Anne Frank’s diary. Les bulletins blancs : des pages arrachées du Journal d’Anne Frank. – Tristan Coleshaw.
Aircraft carrier, the rubber duckie of lunatics. Un porte-avions est le canard en caoutchouc du fou. – Tristan Coleshaw
Today, Theresa May hit every target possible in her battle for the centre ground of British politics. From corrupt CEO’s, tax evasion and the burden on tax… Read more “The New Centre Ground”
“Every bristling shaft of pride/Church or nation/team or tribe/every notion we subscribe to/creates a borderline.” – Joni Mitchell. … Read more “Women’s bodies now the front line between ISIS and the West…”
I know so many wonderful, smart, hard-working women and men whose households depend on these meagre credits. I’m both glad and surprised that it is the unelected… Read more “When Lords earn their credit…”
‘Britain’s criminally stupid attitudes to race and immigration are beyond parody’ – Frankie Boyle, The Guardian, Monday 20th April 2015. http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/apr/20/britain-criminally-stupid-race-immigration?CMP=share_btn_fb
The British people have been fooled by our government and by the right wing media, into thinking that our benefit system is the province only of the… Read more “#AS2014 This Pleb’s views on benefits, money and tax…”