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James Miller @jmlostboys London interzone

LOST BOYS, SUNSHINE STATE (Little Brown) UNAMERICAN ACTIVITIES (Dodo Ink) STRAYS (w/t Julia Lewis HVTN) Senior Lecturer Creative Writing Kingston Uni 🇪🇺 VMO

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Joined Twitter 2/13/12


Doomed @JamesAttlee @seventydys @LeeRourke My crappy pessimistic take is that there will be a huge turnout in safe Labour… https://t.co/7G2BXvcUV8 @SharLovegrove Same... Feel like I'm losing my shit with dread & anticipation. Was an incoherent wreck at universit… https://t.co/uBqNCTutAT @seventydys @LeeRourke I'm so stressed with anticipation I can hardly think. @WednesdayErskin thank you - I was blown away by the book - have been urging my CW students to read them as a maste… https://t.co/s72LLOJpTn @andrewgallix @RobDoyle1 🤔 @RobDoyle1 Think I'd call it more a Rimbaudian derangement of the senses 😎If the Tories win a majority, they'll overhaul electoral law, constituency boundaries, parliament, courts, human ri… https://t.co/XVVFNXE3QL
Retweeted by James Miller"This has never happened before in 25 years of negotiations." We are getting ever closer to #ClimateBreakdown and… https://t.co/WTnhvKTEQB
Retweeted by James MillerDone my bit. Happy to cast my vote for my amazing MP @DrRosena I'm voting for her, I'm voting to #StopBrexit &… https://t.co/61TJaxXqJjWow, big queue at my polling station. A good sign, I thinkBefore my feed collapses into incoherent screaming I just want to say I finished this wonderful collection last nig… https://t.co/jYT0pZadRuI shared this Rebecca Solnit with my students after Trump won and some were in tears. Hope is always appropriate. A… https://t.co/cyWpjhiTtY
Retweeted by James MillerThat's not rain, falling from the sky, that's BoJo & his gang of oligarchs, posh boys & disaster capitalists high 5… https://t.co/iWs6WbqTFFTen years of Tory misrule, toxic policies, lies, gaslighting, cuts for the many, rewards for the very, very few. A… https://t.co/TM9oyl8LMXI understand that people might not "like" Corbyn, I'm not a huge fan myself but I will never ever understand why an… https://t.co/kKXhlEjxkL @KitCaless Glad it's not just me!
12/12
2019
@yazzarf @fckboris Amazing !!!🔥💗UNDER 35s - CANVAS OTHER YOUNG PPL ON TINDER 🔥💗🔥 @fckboris will drop your tinder profile in *a marginal constitue… https://t.co/FI6tCTStKM
Retweeted by James Miller"Not voting is voting for everything you don't want/Cross out the climate for planet wide suicide/cross your ❤️ & h… https://t.co/zafjFHYFb8
Retweeted by James MillerSpotting some great British #brandalism on the eve of polling day https://t.co/r3JnOK0XU2
Retweeted by James MillerI do love elections in the UK, it’s a great opportunity for people earning £1000 an hour to try and convince people… https://t.co/dNMYd2aV0I
Retweeted by James MillerDefinitely the first thing I'll do tomorrow. #VoteLabourOnThursday or #VoteTacticallyActually do whatever you can t… https://t.co/OZJEZ8QzggOur wonderful recent Creative Writing MA graduate Grainne Murphy has just signed a 2-book deal with Legend Press. G… https://t.co/ETFcwlnOZ6
Retweeted by James Miller @celiadonert @cambUP_History @aseeestudies Hey congratulations Celia ❤️ @OpenPenLondon @judecook_ Yeah,I guess he kind of incarnates the Law or the super Ego as benign comfort object, reg… https://t.co/WvmWiCXLTr @judecook_ I've seen every episode so many times I feel like I could do a PhD on BingMe: fatherhood hasn't changed my brain, I'm still a free thinking dynamic intellectual. Also me: hmm, I wonder if I… https://t.co/xuvIA5cXBA @GretaThunberg YES!! 💚💚 @elizabethmoya @FitzcarraldoEds @clarebot an amazing book - but a tough slog, so many tales of unbearable suffering… https://t.co/v9Ey9tLplR @KitCaless it's the hope that really kills you!!Don't sweat the small stuff. Get your candidates to support the #ThreeDemandsBill. Vote for the planet. 💚🔥🌍🗳️… https://t.co/41Ec083QuB
Retweeted by James MillerMatt Hancock being totally normal with a woman. https://t.co/REmT3d4we5
Retweeted by James MillerWas this the day he finally became Prime Minsiterial? https://t.co/2KjSbs80mw
Retweeted by James Miller“Change only happens if you are prepared to stand up for what you believe in.” Well done @mahpsleeds for inspiring… https://t.co/SbisvgAveO
Retweeted by James MillerThis election 👩🏽‍⚕️ Doctors, teachers & scientists 🙊 are breaking social norms 📢 giving #TrainTalks Asking you t… https://t.co/Na0mEDJIvq
Retweeted by James MillerSomeone ought to have a word with @michaelgove I mean, the standards of literacy in this country are deplorable. It… https://t.co/kHTpflk0KE @DrRosena Beautiful post, thanks for being our wonderful MP ❤️'twas the night before polling... https://t.co/LIWF820MGy
Retweeted by James Miller'Cummings and Johnson are both creatures of big money – a point persistently missed by Britain’s client political p… https://t.co/zvXRULAUpz
Retweeted by James MillerThis is the Nativity display outside the Claremont United Methodist Church in California. It's making some people… https://t.co/6T1ytiddI3
Retweeted by James MillerA blatantly racist & misogynist populist leader A campaign based on lies & disinformation An agenda enforced by a… https://t.co/Kh8ZLeAVe2This study finds that 88% of Tory campaign ads are untruthful, compared to 0% for Labour. This election is plagued… https://t.co/abciX7BJI7
Retweeted by James MillerThere’s still time for students to enter their creative writing submissions for @kingstonripple following in the fo… https://t.co/qTg9KhoQ59
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12/11
2019
🐝🐝BREAKING: Extinction Rebellion UK glue themselves to Tory battle bus and ask the ⁦@Conservatives⁩ “Where have you… https://t.co/xyXiT9f8KE
Retweeted by James MillerSomeone challenged me to explain my Brexit position in 30 seconds... Do you think I managed it? https://t.co/RFNvqNFNCQ
Retweeted by James MillerIf you are a writer and don’t read any contemporary fiction, why should you expect anyone to read your fiction?
Retweeted by James MillerToday in GP 1 having daily panic attacks as benefits cut 1 cried as has to be signed off due to work related inju… https://t.co/WlBBvulsdB
Retweeted by James Miller @BorisJohnson STOP LYING & BUGGER OFF @TheWorkshyFop @OpenPenLondon Why does @f_sd have to put an ad in the paper? Can't he just tell you how gorgeous he thinks you are Thom?We couldn't find the Conservative bus because Boris Johson & team have been travelling by private jet… https://t.co/qjDHI5WZXV
Retweeted by James MillerAmazing speech by this doctor, telling the truth about the #NHSCrisis & #ClimateEmergency Our toxic govt gives bil… https://t.co/HBkkJ8VznFI won't be retweeting it - but Boris Johnson has copied my #ElectionActually video. Tanks. On. The. Lawn. Don't s… https://t.co/KWXAprP71r
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12/10
2019
Arrests have been made but 1 Rebel remains. Toxic air kills & costs the UK £54 billion p/a. Govt wasted £370k of ou… https://t.co/o0u0OrBxkZ
Retweeted by James MillerThe air we grieve #ExtinctionRebellion have glued 25 blocks to Cranbourne Street to symbolise the 25 Londoners who… https://t.co/2BBtYX2AIE
Retweeted by James MillerA last minute barrel-scraping tickle on the xenophobic sweet spot. Not only hateful but complete and utter bollocks… https://t.co/Yola4OhTn7
Retweeted by James MillerThe contrast with the UK a #bananakingdom & semi failed state ruled by toxic public school boys & disaster capitali… https://t.co/iJakGIusM0
12/9
2019
Great to see @MargaretAtwood singing the praises of our former creative writing student @KingstonUni @KUHumanitieshttps://t.co/CXS4dydz0RDecorations are up at @blackrock London HQ ✨💀✨ #DivestForLife #ExtinctionRebellion #ClimateEmergencyhttps://t.co/0VIIIpAVar
Retweeted by James MillerReally depressing seeing these posters saying "vote for what you voted for, a clean break Brexit" which is a compou… https://t.co/zQjJ4RxGGeOne of only two people will form a government after this election. Johnson: a lying, cheating schemer, who'll give… https://t.co/I5qNIb3NPp
Retweeted by James Miller.@BorisJohnson is a toxic fraud who has shown nothing but contempt for the #ClimateCrisis contempt for his constitu… https://t.co/PmnozjQ0r8
12/8
2019
VOTE TACTICALLY!!! #VoteTactically #GeneralElection2019 #StopBoris #stopbrexit New poll shows Tory lead cut to 6%… https://t.co/fOexKEKzw9#GE2019 on Thursday is the UK's last chance to vote in a government to tackle the climate crisis. It's time for pol… https://t.co/sG8m7NR4hs
Retweeted by James Miller @ConHome @ChrisWhiteside3 No, the real danger is a Tory majority led by that reckless liar @BorisJohnson a man wholly unfit to lead. @gandercat Exactly, it's really depressing & has a massively negative effect on children.Oh look here's the sexist bullshit "for girls" "sweet as candy colouring" "colour me cute" 🤮 this is coercive & rep… https://t.co/QQ9EwfR1JNI dunno, why does this have to be for "boys"? My daughter is also fascinated by dinosaurs, rockets, cars & are ther… https://t.co/21WmBN9QsUThese three headlines. The absolute state of everything. It's very hard not to completely give into despair. https://t.co/dXEt8Bdi9WThe cunt is a liar and too spineless to face a rigorous TV interview about his fabrications. Anyone who votes for h… https://t.co/Xg8vVzJHB3
Retweeted by James MillerExcellent interview in @NewLeftReview with @ziontree about #ExtinctionRebellion organisation, philosophy & tactics.… https://t.co/HBCUcFvaBD
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12/7
2019
Appalling. Even if one accepted the premise, it’d be impossible to answer “true” or “false” because of that “almost… https://t.co/AQ3jTADUKv
Retweeted by James MillerPlanning on voting for Johnson next week? Then please don't ever lecture anyone ever again about honesty, probity… https://t.co/3vdr1vLxiF
Retweeted by James MillerOn Monday we are very excited to welcome two authors @kingstonuni @kingstonjourno - @cath_howe and @bobtregoning -… https://t.co/GWKUF3c6VF
Retweeted by James Miller @addisonjrp @NDCS_UK @BDA_Deaf @NHSMillion ❤️😃 so beautiful4.30pm. I'm in a small crowded sweaty room full of noise, music, the press of bodies. There's shrieking & wild laug… https://t.co/RCUw2BqBhp
12/6
2019
Long before she was shortlisted for the @WomensPrize & longlisted for @TheBookerPrizes Oyinkan Braithwaite was a cr… https://t.co/QtNcYJhWBrThe Conservatives have put a clause into their manifesto that basically says: We'll make sure the courts can't stop… https://t.co/fV7dKCAxPD
Retweeted by James MillerThread 👇👇👇👇👇👇👇👇 https://t.co/5lIQmBRtgERemember @Conservatives @BorisJohnson do not care about the #ClimateCrisis they do not care about you, they don't c… https://t.co/9f366JGyFh
12/5
2019
Pls RT: The @BBC described me yesterday as 'another author' apropos @TheBookerPrizes 2019. How quickly & casually t… https://t.co/NqOHNL2GZs
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12/4
2019
@i_am_mill_i_am @TheHonn damn these "so called classics"Random fact - my great great grandfather Robert Innes discovered Proxima Centauri, our nearest star. #amwriting (o… https://t.co/HLbVAhECub @SkyNews @realDonaldTrump Vote for @BorisJohnson & @Conservatives & #brexit ? Then it's bye bye NHS. Trump is our enemy. Wake up !!2 & a bit years into Dadhood & I still struggle to reconcile being a parent with writing. Writing requires intens… https://t.co/0jPMO7DxGvWhy is Ed Sheeran on the new Stormzy? Why? Is there some occult music industry rule that means once you reach a cer… https://t.co/kpZVjAR0jt @gandercat That's his imagination 😁If you're wondering why you woke with an ominous feeling it's because @Nigel_Farage best friend & this country's worst enemy is in town...
12/3
2019
@Oh_ItsAmjad FreestyleThe local cafe where I go to write* now has a unicorn 🦄 (* scroll in despair through Twitter/ make playlists on iTu… https://t.co/Dr2IdOrUZL @SamiraAhmedUK @farahjassat @intelligence2 two legends! ♥️♥️New post: The liberal and democratic case for a tactical Labour vote https://t.co/X3aWEnY9Ds I set out some of the… https://t.co/MdXqLudbTP
Retweeted by James Miller @michaelehughes I wrote half a book Cormac McCarthy style, no quotation marks. Then I put the quotation marks back… https://t.co/Bk4LHnVEZqGenuinely wondering how I'll cope/ what to do if that piece of shit wins a majority & we're condemned to 5 more yea… https://t.co/a5EDlW0BVYAmazing scenes outside @Conservatives HQ. We need leaders willing to #TellTheTruth about the #ClimateEmergency & ac… https://t.co/3y87AHmLeJ
Retweeted by James MillerWhat's that? @BorisJohnson exploiting a tragedy for political capital against the explicit request of the grieving… https://t.co/UzbU1ASpLK
12/2
2019
‘Long sentimentalized as the home of “fair play,” Britain is now host to the virus of lies, deception and digital s… https://t.co/olm5j7xWY1
Retweeted by James Miller🔵TAKE OUT A TORY🔵 Johnson > Uxbridge > Lab🌹 Raab > Esher & W > LD🔶 Patel > Witham > Labour🌹 Mogg > NE Somerset > La… https://t.co/5KPrBsSRVg
Retweeted by James MillerFive year olds control one end of my street, three year olds the other. Moving between rival territory is always da… https://t.co/65Koq4aJt21: how is "receiving lines, briefings, transcripts" remotely comparable to threatening C4 license? 2: are we preten… https://t.co/GrgS24cJNs
12/1
2019

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