Life Is Beautiful

Life Is Beautiful

Thinking Thinking too much about what I’m going to write before I actually start writing can stop me in my tracks, and sometimes even means I don’t write at all. Likewise, wondering how my words will land with you as you read them, also has me hesitate. These...

Mud Juggling

I sat down the other day to write and what arrived was, well tumbleweed. Sometimes words emerge like a clear fresh spring and at other times it’s more like trying to wrestle bricks from clear air. Unlikely to happen but when desperate still apparently worth a...

Fear to Freedom

I’m standing on the bedroom table because, at six years old, it’s the only way I can see out of the window. I’m fiddling around with the window latch trying to open it and as I do I brush aside a bit of wood shaving that turns out to instead be a tiny moth which...
Day 21: Love

Day 21: Love

I’ve been asked over the 21 days to write ‘below the surface’ To share aspects of myself I might normally keep hidden To bare my soul a little I’ve been exploring love I think, in different ways Navigating the romantic love of loving someone who doesn’t love me More...