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National Poetry Day

I wanted to write a poem like Michael Rosen For National Poetry Day. So I hemmed and hawwed. Hemmed And hawwed. And I got cross because I just couldn’t seem to capture his style And I looked out of the … Continue reading

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What a Designer Does

(To the tune of “Chim Chim Cheree” from Disney’s Mary Poppins) Chim chiminey, chim chiminey, chim chim cheree, I’m listing game features in priority, Chim chiminey, chim chiminey, chim chim cheroo, That’s one of the things a designer must do, … Continue reading

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The Last Monster

Just behind the fairground was a path that was almost impossible to find, unless you knew it was there. It wound and twisted its way through the rabbit warrens and past Warden’s Pond before finally reaching the dark forest, where … Continue reading

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[Doctor Who] Drone – Part 2

On the fortieth day of his journey, XKD-47 came across a unit like himself, buried almost waist-deep in sand. Her datacast was badly corrupted by damage and corrosion – clearly, she had been caught in the storm and had spent … Continue reading

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[Doctor Who] Drone – Part 1

On the first day of his journey, XKD-47 stepped out of the bunker, moving in perfect unison with his platoon, and began the fulfilment of his existence. They marched in step where possible, though some units encountered obstacles along the … Continue reading

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The Intruder

The Intruder   She knew the coffee was too hot, but Kathryn Janeway braced herself and took a deep draught of the scalding liquid, suppressing a shudder as its warmth and bitter, familiar taste embraced her. Only then did she … Continue reading

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