Having followed Agatha’s instructions ... “be my little pet Gothette - wear something black, trashy and disposable… something you won’t miss if it… gets torn...” So tonight, Ella Jane is ‘goth’. Dressed more for underground clubbing under her open charity shop cloak than a stroll in the country. The cool night air as much as her building anticipation is invigorating....
I have fantasised about a number of ways to photograph you outside after seeing the pictures you’ve shared. Is it strange that I’ve also fantasised about how the experience might change me… I imagine you zipping up a pair of knee-high patent docs, photographing you in them. With you sprawled in the undergrowth. Your thighs … Continue reading Forrest Walk
Glasgow city-centre was too hot. Who suggested we wear corsets today? I love the tight grip of mine. To be fair, I do love the enclosure of any body-hugging designs with that in mind – or things wrapped tightly around me. Though perhaps my favourite burlesque attire was too tight and heavy for that heat, … Continue reading Glimpse of Corsets, Tutus, Fishnet and Rope
"Life is a beach, not a box of chocolates, this isn’t Forrest Gump. I’m not named after anyone famous, the band didn’t work but the medication did and I’m still here. Anyway, enough of me, life is a beach. A big beautiful flat expanse of wet sand at sunrise after the tide has gone out. … Continue reading Treehaus
Hands full, I force my way along the carriage of middle-aged pinstripes attempting to store items in the overhead rack, or perform a hesitant dance to claim the correct seat. It would help if they weren’t so fucking over-fed! No charming young men here. I do my best to squeeze through. It might be a … Continue reading Strangers on a Train
The couple enter the red sandstone building in the west end of town and at the far end of the art deco lobby press the call button for the antique elevator. As David holds her hand Sally goes through the previous week’s ‘homework’ exercises in her mind again. Yes, she’s done everything as instructed this … Continue reading On The Amygdala Chair With Dr Agatha (To Use Me as You Wish)