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Grandma’s eulogy

There’s so much that was good about my Grandma, but she never could take a compliment so let’s start with the less-than-perfect stuff. It’s what she would have wanted. She knew her place. She had no time for “jumped up’uns”: people with ideas above their station. Years ago I read a novel that fictionalised the […]

My Grandma story

My Grandma is 97 and no longer knows what day it is. Every time I see her (which isn’t often enough – she lives 200 miles away), she’s suprised and delighted, even if she’s only seen me that morning. Her short term memory’s shot to bits, and her long term memories are going the same […]

Your Nan Memories

(What’s this?) She died from a broken heart “My nan Margaret Rose passed away 2 years ago. The things that I really remember about her is she never had any teeth as she was scared of the dentist and when grandad annoyed her she would give him the index finger instead of the middle finger […]

On Ice

A chilling tale of bullying. Commissioned & co-produced this short film. Directed by Esther May Campbell.

In The Dark

A fiery tale of a friendship gone wrong. Commissioned & co-produced this short film. Directed by Esther May Campbell.