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How To Build A Skeleton Heart: love letters

Nov 18, 2019

In a city as densely populated as London, it stands to reason that things like postage is delivered even on weekends. On this particular Saturday morning I was sitting in my usual spot, on the floor with back against the heater. The snowy street outside my window went unseen as my curtains were drawn to keep in the heat in. This was because the window panes were so draughty that the ice came in and froze on the inside of the window. I was sitting on the floor spending the morning with a hot chocolate and Kundra’s The Incredible Lightness of Being. The book was quite absorbing but my brain was doing quite a few things at once. Does your sexy mind do that? It’s like a splice within a splice.

How To Build A Skeleton Heart: love letters

Nov 16, 2019

27 December 2009 Hello there Been sitting on the floor of my bedroom for a while now, my back against the radiator, that sits under the windows. Doing nothing except watch the room grow darker. My Spanish roommate sleeps soundly only snoring a tiny bit. I don’t know how much longer I can take my…

How To Build A Skeleton Heart: Love Letters

Nov 12, 2019

December 2009 Hello There The days are short here. The winter nights are long. I am short with not much insulation. Last night as I was writing to you there was a knock on my bedroom door. It was ignored as I knew it would be Patrick, the live in landlord. A particularly annoying and…

How To Build A Skeleton Heart: love letters

Nov 10, 2019

December 2009 Hi It was JP’s last night in London. She is going home to Melbourne. She is going home to her boyfriend. She says that I will be more able to enjoy myself when she is gone. I say that is not true at all. But, I think she is right. We have become…

How To Build A Skeleton Heart: love letters

Nov 4, 2019

Alice Kyteler, an Irish noblewoman. Dame Kyteler had managed to outlive four husbands. Several of the children of her deceased husbands accused her of acquiring her wealth through witchcraft…

How To Build A Skeleton Heart: love letters

Nov 1, 2019

HOW TO BUILD A SKELETON HEART are edited letters written to an unworthy paramore while living in the UK 2009-2010

How To Build A Skeleton Heart: Love letters

Oct 31, 2019

Hello It is halloween night. My first Halloween ever experienced or celebrated. I always felt very pleased that my birth fell in the same week as All Hallows Eve. I didnt trick or treat as a child would but Halloween night is when the grown ups take over, dress up and drink. Chalk Farm Rd…

How To Build A Skeleton Heart: love letters

Oct 30, 2019

November 2009 Once again this has been for you I resisted for as long as I could. I wandered around Kensel Green in the cold crisp air, beginning and arranging in my head. Then I would stop myself angrily, disregarding everything I had came up with. Why  bother anyway? It made no difference. You don’t…

How To Build A Skeleton Heart: love letters

Oct 30, 2019

29 October 2009 Hello In my dream last night we were back at gatehouse drive. You were lying on my couch in your usual attire. I was in my pyjama bottoms, a t shirt and a button up hooded top. You were smiling at me as I came over and lay on top of you,…