Category Archives: creative writing

#Surprise of the Machines#Mysteries of Holborn

Back by non-popular, non-demand, another of our Mysteries of Holborn series has somehow been allowed onto the Millman Street Community Centre blog.  So, what’s the idea this time, hmm?  More time-travel guff?  Yet again? Erm, yes.  The Holborn Dodecahedron has … Continue reading

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#Love Mystery#Mysteries of Holborn

Today being St Valentine’s Day, we here at Mysteries of Holborn thought it apt that The Great Holborn St Valentine’s Day Mystery And In No Way A Massacre was celebrated in the spirit of the day. So, what is, or … Continue reading

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#Creative Writing: Winter Haikus at Millman Street Centre

“Now is the winter of our discontent/Made glorious summer by this bloke/From Stoke/On Trent…” (With apologies to W. Shakespeare, Esq.) * The above is nonsense of course; a pathetic effort at ‘poetry’, and poorly plagiarised verse at that.  Still, only … Continue reading

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#JFK in Holborn#Mysteries of Holborn

Even the most cursory glance at the Internet will tell you that people who believe in conspiracy theories are poorly served by cyberspace.  We here at Mysteries of Holborn have resolved to help rectify this dearth of baseless conjecture and outlandish … Continue reading

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#Oliver Cromwell in Holborn#Mysteries of Holborn

  Holborn has had its brushes with fame – or at least famous folk – over the centuries.  Pop trio Bananarama, for example, shared a flat on the 11th floor of a Holborn tower block during the height of their … Continue reading

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#Heroes: Millman Street Centre Members and #Proper Journalist Choose Theirs

  Today, our friend Chantal – the proper journalist from The Independent newspaper – was back at Millman Street Community Centre for another good-for-the-brain Creative Writing workshop.  Today’s theme was Heroes, with our members, volunteers and staff singing the praises … Continue reading

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#Word Art with Proper Journalist at Millman Street Centre#Creative

Today, Millman Street Community Centre members were again inspired to flex their creative muscles by Chantal Da Silva, our friendly, local, proper journalist from The Independent newspaper.  She was assisted by HCA’s Sarah, who once again took some pretty good … Continue reading

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