20th Century Women: The Bloody Chamber Of Society

1979 Santa Barbara, California: Dorethea Fields (Annette Bening) is a single mother in her mid-fifties raising her teenage son, Jamie (Lucas Jade Zumman), at moment in our history that oozes political unrest and social change. To help with his upbringing, she recruits two younger women to…

Poetry: The Winds Of Change

Britain was great. That’s what I was taught. But now we know better don’t we? Change, change change; our worst enemy. It’s our ruin, that and progress – terror increases and so do human rights leases. As I watch the Indian sunset, we vote ‘out.’…

Poetry: Migrant Britain: A Forgotten History

Inspired by ‘Building The Building Society’ by Jo Bell A land built on immigration, England 1952. A new world dawns, the winds have changed. Smog chokes Churchill’s pride, a haze of accents across Elysian Fields, dazed by Hitler’s war. The West Indians, the Irish, the Africans,…