Category Archives: creative writing

#Pots and Poems at 1A Arts#New Workshop

Our friends at 1A Arts will be running Pots and Poems, a free fortnightly pottery and creative writing workshop for people aged 60 and over.  Sessions start on Thursday, 1st November 2018 and will run fortnightly on Thursday afternoons during term … Continue reading

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#Sunday Socials: New at Millman Street Community Centre

Holborn Community Association is pleased to announce a new activity at Millman Street Community Centre – and a new day for it: Sunday. Sunday Socials are free monthly creative workshops for people aged 60 and over. Workshops will usually take place … Continue reading

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#Ruse of the Machoons#Mysteries of Holborn

Ever gotten a text which reads a little surreal?  Then, shortly after, you receive another, saying “ruddy” (or words to that effect) predictive text”?  And it always seems to happen when what you’re trying to convey is fairly important, doesn’t … Continue reading

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#World Cup 1942#Mysteries of Holborn

With the 2018 World Cup about to get underway tomorrow in Russia, we at Mysteries of Holborn thought it a good time to cash in on – Erm, not to cash in, no siree.  Rather, by pure happenstance, the following … Continue reading

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#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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