Happiness had been knocking for a long time, but the door always remained closed. Now the feeling is folded on its knees scratching on the wood, all hopes of discovery gone. Sadness had won, laughing through the window at its brother’s skeleton. A single ray of sun danced on Happiness’ face. Hope was there. A … Continue reading Let Them In
Surrounded by a million faces, in a city of billion souls, yet a single heart spirals in dust. The world is full of fear, it is a currency, not a feeling, the standard demeanour. Hearts are weak, love is fault, feelings are shame, commitment revolt. I refuse to succumb, to give in to the pain. … Continue reading Poem: The Dark Side of the 21st Century
This should be a daily reminder, something to have tattooed on your arm. Choice. Nowadays we follow rules. All the time. Most often we don’t even notice it. It is normal and part of our daily lives. I am not talking about the law, that is a different matter, I’m talking about the rules of … Continue reading Choice.
Her eyes were the sea. She had come into the cafe with her blue bag slung around her, one hand wrapped around its chain that attached to either side of the fashionable piece. Her wavy hair was slightly dishevelled from the autumnal breeze outside, the golden tresses like molten gold, moving in a constant motion … Continue reading Short story: Sky and Sea
Tomorrow is a very important day. It’s my best friend’s birthday. It’s more important than my own birthday and Christmas together because it’s a day that I celebrate that this wonderful person was born. Inspired by this, I thought I’d write about the people that make our lives so much better. I often call them … Continue reading The Soul Family