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Tom White is based in Birmingham, England, where he is completing his PhD in Creative Writing. Extracts of his first novel were published in Fatboy Review. He is working on an experimental ‘novel’, Wallpaper, which explores the role of metaphor in thought and language, and which sees creative and critical elements merge, vying for supremacy. Tweet him @TBIZZLEBEAR


To be—or be like—You

Issue No. 254 ~ July, 2018

He had watched Jay from afar, sauntered over, sat next to him heavily, and leaned in: “Home time?” “Almost,” Jay said. The man was dressed as if for the city, for glass office blocks and boardrooms. His suit looked expensive, as did the sunglasses tucked …