Tagged Addiction

The Artist

As he walked into his garden the artist was presented with a beautiful sight. The sun shining, dew glistening on the grass. The garden stretching out before him. Flower beds bursting with colour and life. First thing coffee, then to work in the studio. The rambling old Victorian house, so untidy. A world of maps, books, half-finished paintings and art materials. Dust covered furniture, dark empty rooms. A dark empty place. His night had been spent like many before drinking himself to a point of unconsciousness. Many years had passed since his wife had left him to his wild destructive lifestyle.…

A Day In The Life of A Twenty

The drawer slides open with an imperceptible rush of air. Freed from the constraints of its hidden vault, an object of such desire. The human interaction with machine and computer. The three working as one creating signals, electrical impulses, movements until cash appears at the ATM. Crisp, new, ready for the world. A twenty, what currency doesn’t matter Dollar, Pound or Euro the results are the same across the world. Its journey begins. Bringer of joy, bringer of misery. A day in the life of a twenty food, drink, clothing, vodka, gin, whisky, sex, Perversion, depravity, luxuries, necessities, addictions, travel, shelter,…