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Blarney about Blarney’s

After 6 months in Berlin, I’m feeling pretty well-ensconced in my surroundings, and nowhere more so than a little pub in Kreuzberg by the name of Blarney’s. As the name implies, this is an Irish bar, but don’t let that … Continue reading

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Lost & Found

A bullet on a chain. It had belonged to my brother, and shortly after switching schools I began wearing it as a talisman. I fancied that it could ward off evil spirits and provide me with confidence into the bargain. … Continue reading

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Hounslow: Part VI – Disputes

Shithole. Total shithole. Bromley loved it. Whiskey might not have been completely to his tastes, but dives like this? Right up his street. He wasn’t quite sure exactly when places like this – earthen, dilapidated, greasy and poorly-ventilated – had … Continue reading

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Jittery

Furry, cloudy, foggy, blurry, fuzzy… All could easily describe how he was perceiving the world at that precise moment. It was a level of jaded tension he hadn’t reached in quite some time. He had gone well beyond shattered, and … Continue reading

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