For an industry so reliant on sex appeal and fast cars, ‘War Horse’ is a pleasant change. For me, anyways. It might be not a game changer for the whole of Hollywood, or even that of equestrian based plots if you’re the average moviegoer, but you’ve probably seen … Continue reading
Hope dwindled. The only thing left for Ones, he considered, a week after the incident with the mother and teenage children, was to find out the man’s name. Then he would fall back into dreams, never to wake again. Try as he might, though, … Continue reading
6 days passed and Ones was the only tip the man received. He still didn’t know his name, either. Customers came and went and the small tables scattered in the shop stayed vacant. When they weren’t, they seated an individual or two, busy … Continue reading
“Where am I?” Ones thought to himself, while absorbing the space around him in the coffee shop. The man finished addressing him and placed him back in the tips jar.
“Have you got any smaller bills, ma’am?” asked the worn man behind the counter. The words came out cold. He grimaced as the elderly woman pulled out a 50. She probably didn’t hear him, and she certainly wasn’t the first, he thought.
If there’s one thing I’m sure of, it’s knowing what I’m doing here is right. While dreading through my teenage years that I wouldn’t be courageous to share my ideas, I’ve simply been building towards the time to break free against that low, forgotten feeling. … Continue reading