Julie

A year ago, I dreamt this with great clarity. When I woke, I wrote it down. Julie is nine. She's English. She has long, straight hair which swings long past her shoulders and is cut with a fringe touching her eyebrows. Under the fringe her large, dark round eyes stand out. Her hair is such … Continue reading Julie

Thinking ahead

On Thursday 22 August, children in England, Wales and Northern Ireland received their General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) results. Usually, these examinations are taken at the age of sixteen and are used as a benchmark for the child's employability or future study potential. Usually, the national release of the results leads to heavy debate … Continue reading Thinking ahead