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Nothoughts for Now

Nothoughts for Now

For a little while, Halfthoughts is on holiday, Which means you will find There is no thought for today. Though perhaps, you might quip, None were evident anyway. Tis rare when I completely forget To write a new weekly post, […]

Preston Dirges and the Lust for Audit

Preston Dirges and the Lust for Audit

Montage: INT. DESERTED OFFICE FLOOR – DAY Preston walks, flanked by Valerie and Gordon. Music starts: “Lust for Life” by Iggy Pop. Thimbleby looks up from the files, finishes the last bite of his sandwich, and brushes the crumbs off […]

Preston Dirges and the Lunchtime of the Soul

Preston Dirges and the Lunchtime of the Soul

Int. Office Canteen – Day Gordon and Tina sit at a table, facing each other and chatting as they eat. Preston leads Valerie across the canteen to join them, carrying their trays of food. Preston sits alongside Tina, across from […]

Commencing the Audit of Preston Dirges

Commencing the Audit of Preston Dirges

Int. Deserted Office Floor – Day THIMBLEBY (O.S.): Preston? Thimbleby is round the corner from the meeting cubicles, sat at a small round table in front of Preston’s desk. He keeps drumming his fingers on a lever arch file, laying […]