Ioana Birdu

Chupachups photos

I know it doesn’t look like it, but this is a real camera. I began using the Chupa to reduce my anxiety of going out by myself on the street to photograph and it’s absolutely fantastic. As you can see, it’s cute, small and non intrusive at all. More so, it pops free lollies.   I’ve…


This short story was inspired by the weird noises our bodies sometimes make and a story by Roddy Doyle. You can read it here or download a pdf version (find it at the end of the page). It’s also a writing exercise, so I’ll be happy to hear your thoughts on it. It all started with that…

The lime

  Once upon a time when I was a lime, I met a sea monster with a jelly blaster.  “Augh, augh, augh”, he cried and I tried and tried to turn back the time,  save him with some thyme. But I was just a lime. *img made with Canva