Anthony Tobias Bradshaw sits, as usual, on the 7:00 a.m. train, on his way to work. Dressed in his black raincoat, pin-striped suit, white shirt, black tie and black shoes, Anthony Tobias Bradshaw reads the morning newspaper, either nodding or shaking his head in agreement or disagreement with the various articles. Each movement of his head, be it a nod or a shake, maintains and strengthens who it is that Anthony Tobias Bradshaw believes himself to be.
A short story by Mike Russell.
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Mike Russell is the author of two short story collections; Nothing Is Strange and Strange Medicine. His work is surreal and often humorous, with some stories even being described as erotic, absurd or disturbing. Mike has been performing his stories in the South of England for over a decade, wearing his famous top hat with its seeing eye.
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Aqua-birds by Mike Russell Oh look, it’s one of those aqua-birds! They are common here in the desert. See … Continue Reading Aqua-birds – A Short Story
“The aqua-birds’ thirst induces hallucinations of extraordinarily beautiful and ornate birdbaths.”
Finnborough Arms, London Thursday 29th October 2015 7pm