In love with Lisbon: Travel Writing piece

In Love with Lisbon “I’ve never been to Europe before, and I feel like this is a once in a lifetime opportunity.” L said, and I knew she was leaving me no choice. The winters in Perth can be lonely enough as they are, with several people disappearing abroad to follow the sun. She knew … Continue reading In love with Lisbon: Travel Writing piece

The Great Epiphany – Short story written in-class

It was just another day, one like any other, the sort of day people go about their business without putting much thought into it, until somehow every single mentality changed; all of a sudden. Just. Like. That. The roads stayed empty as the hustle and bustle of the world’s busiest capitals was replaced with a … Continue reading The Great Epiphany – Short story written in-class

Non-Australia Day: experimental writing story: postmodern f(r)ictions; written in October 2019

Non-Australia day Chapter 1: First arrival The year is 1788, and after a period of approximately eight months and seven days, Captain Cook is thrilled to announce the sighting of a new promised land to his crew. The land is rugged and the sun shines feverishly bright above as they moor. The men are excited … Continue reading Non-Australia Day: experimental writing story: postmodern f(r)ictions; written in October 2019

Throwback poem: written in Portuguese on the 15th of March, 2011

Aqui jazo, estendido Esquecido por esse mundo de paixão que me deixa dorido, Extasiado pela dor infindável que me consome, Pelo amor ou falta dele que me rouba a fome. Aqui jazo, ao destino deixado, Outrora de amores imaculado, Durmo agora para esquecer, Renegado. O coração em tempos preenchido de paixão, é agora consumido por … Continue reading Throwback poem: written in Portuguese on the 15th of March, 2011

Suede nightmares – short fiction with characters in conflict

Sarah enters the flat and closes the door behind her. The dark room stares back at her as she inhales its odour, a fragrance she detests but has engraved in her mind. Layers of her clothing immediately start to shed like snakeskins in summer. The darkness that engulfs her naked body brings her some much … Continue reading Suede nightmares – short fiction with characters in conflict

Vicious circle (performance piece)

A play by Vasco Pimentel CHARACTERS MARIE- Somewhat underweight. In her late thirties. STEPH- Very promiscuous attire. In her late twenties. GEOFF- The group sponsor. In his late fifties. PAUL- Typical artist demeanour. In his early thirties. SETTING Addicts Anonymous circle of people. Set anywhere around Australia. SCENE ONE Late afternoon inside an old, beat-down … Continue reading Vicious circle (performance piece)