A path to better news consumption

In an age of mindless doom-scrolling, app alerts and algorithms, it's important for us to retain (or regain) control of our news consumption. We have infinite information at our fingertips but often feel bombarded by information we don't want and coerced into consuming content we don't need. To gain more from media, we can seek … Continue reading A path to better news consumption

Crystal’s Ladder

A Short Play by Shane Worrell CHARACTERS RICHIE, a man sitting at home waiting for his internet to be installed CRYSTAL STEPHANIE ELLIOTT, a recently deceased former distant step-relative of the “world’s biggest movie star”, Clayton Chilton FEMALE TV PRESENTER, co-host of This Morning MALE TV PRESENTER, co-host of This Morning MAINTENANCE MAN, a guy … Continue reading Crystal’s Ladder

They Use Violence, We Use Force

A Ten-Minute Play by Shane Worrell CHARACTERS  ZACH, the incoming communications officer at the Ministry of Peace ALICE, the outgoing communications officer at the Ministry of Peace STANWELL, the communications department head at the Ministry of Peace The scene is a comfortable, lightly furnished office, typical of a high-ranking government official. The wall is adorned … Continue reading They Use Violence, We Use Force