Sadie Hasler

Society of Editors Regional Columnist of the Year / Playwright / Actor / Co Artistic Director of Old Trunk… Follow on Twitter – @sadiehasler

Angels Pretty Much Just Stand There

The Nativity. At my old school. Now my niece’s school. It was only natural that Viola, daughter of my sister Laura, should play an angel. I played an angel there. … Continue reading

December 15, 2014 · 1 Comment

Mouth Like a Hotel

Dear Dr Fraser, I don’t think I’ve ever written you a letter before. In fact I know I haven’t. I don’t suppose anyone has much call to write an 812 word letter … Continue reading

November 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

The World in a Size 12 Dress

Mum just popped round. She only meant to drop off the carpet cleaner and have a sandwich but instead she casually made me love her more, then left. She couldn’t … Continue reading

November 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Gin & Time

I’m sitting in The Swan, the pub attached to Shakespeare’s Globe, waiting for a friend to arrive. I can tell I’ve been broken by our nation’s capital when the Frenchman … Continue reading

October 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

Accordion Man

I stared down at him from the first floor window while I ate my crisps. Salt and vinegar I think, though that’s not important. Accordion Man was playing some romantic … Continue reading

October 20, 2014 · 2 Comments

Watching Casablanca

Sometimes, when a big man tells you to do something, you just do it. Sometimes it’s something you don’t want to do, like showing the contents of your bag to … Continue reading

October 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hair Becomes The Bride

PART ONE – PREP It’s that time again and I’m not ruddy happy about it. I thought I’d been doing so well at cutting my own hair since that strict … Continue reading

September 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

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