About Adam Farrer

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All Songs – by Benjamin Judge

All Songs – by Benjamin Judge

Sleeve notes for a mix-tape. In a box in a box in a box; twenty three cassette tapes; every recording of every band I have ever been in. Allow me to be your catalogue. Item One: A debut album, exactly forty five minutes long so it will fit neatly on one side of a...

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School’s Out – by Adam Farrer

School’s Out – by Adam Farrer

My daughter Effie and I were tidying the attic, shifting some boxes of my old things, when she came across a photo of my high school graduating year. It shows a dozen rows of sixteen year olds, each in varying states of readiness for the adult world. Some of us deadpan. Some amused. Others...

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The 12th Cup – by Nick Thompson

The 12th Cup  – by Nick Thompson

“You don’t need me to tell you how to have a wank, do you?” I look at the guy for a long beat, making sure I’m hearing him correctly. I want to say, “Now that you mention it, I could do with a hand.” But I just stare at him in awkward surprise. He...

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