Eight missed calls.

My stomach dropped and my ears cut out all background noise. I ran to the corner of the gym, frantically trying to clear the notifications from my screen and call him back. 

'Hey baby!' he answered. Hey baby? I had eight missed calls and this was his...


More often than not, when you meet someone new, the normal subjects quickly take hold; family, holidays, worst places to eat, the best temperature for red wine... Typical stuff. Then, sooner or later, employment history joins the conversation. When, where, how long for...


Last Saturday morning it was drizzling. The sky was grey, the temperature low and the last thing on my mind was running. It's important to add that I can't run either. Away from a potential rapist, or across a road when I realised I've walked on the red light and not t...

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