Author Archives: thejgman

About thejgman

I am a person and do persony things! Favourite things include Mars bars, video games and, surprisingly, writing. I'm a graduate in Cultural Studies, with a focus towards all things digital and technological.

Short: The Dancing Fire

My family gathered around the fire fighting against the breeze chill Howling in the Autumn months we watched the flame stood still Embers of the blaze licked our faces with heat Stepping closer now my heart and flame met with … Continue reading

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Unfiction – Depression And Anxiety Sucks

The amount of times I’ve started, sometimes even finished and then promptly deleted this is something I’ve lost count of. Despite most of the year in regular therapy and getting so much better at talking about this, I couldn’t share … Continue reading

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Short: You’ll Love’em

Harry lifted his fork, took the bite and then chewed incredibly slowly. The longer he spent eating, he thought, the less time he would need to spend actually trying to make conversation with Rose. She wasn’t unpleasant, but they clearly … Continue reading

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Unfiction: Porn as a silent weapon

We’re mostly conditioned to avoid discussing sex. Even sex education at school, where you’re supposed to be given a full and proper understanding about sex, is questionably delivered and taken in and then that’s it, you’re on your own (insert … Continue reading

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Short: Broke(n) Hero

One prompt, from one person, once a week. Here’s last week’s efforts. “The world’s greatest superhero is too broke to afford a costume. As a result, no one takes them seriously.” With the remote in one hand and a nearly … Continue reading

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Short: The Hamster’s Pet

You know how it’s cool to have a space to just do your own thing? Well, on some Saturday afternoon’s, I attend a creative writing workshop to do just that. This is one of the pieces of work from one … Continue reading

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Short: Shoes

You know how it’s cool to have a space to just do your own thing? Well, on some Saturday afternoon’s, I attend a creative writing workshop to do just that. This is one of the pieces of work from one … Continue reading

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