A waiting game.

A waiting game.

September flew by didn't it? Midway through the month we got the keys to 361 Aigburth Road and started the ball rolling with our new venture. I mentioned it on Twitter and for the first time in my Twitter history, lots of people noticed and I was inundated with offers...

Writing for the Soul Vol. 2

Writing for the Soul Vol. 2

"A year and a situation that has stopped so many of us in our tracks and paused all our grand plans, until we don't know when. It's been a time of sadness, losses and loneliness for many, but you'll read in here of eccentricities, tearful reunions and various kinds of...

End of Summer; Start of Christmas

End of Summer; Start of Christmas

August: It’s been a strange month. The weather has turned autumnal, with random bursts of mediterranean summer followed by crazy tropical storms, like someone keeps turning the weather dial from 0 to 10 and back again, when it should’ve just been on 6 all along. This...

A Shared Universe

A Shared Universe

I'd always had a fluffy, rose-tinted, radial-blurred image in my head of authors: spending a seven hour working day, in front of their keyboard, writing their stories. All day, everyday. I imagined that somehow, they just knew what to write. When I wrote my first...

Who Cares

When I walk down the road I know I'm not alone The usual stares and silent mirth Accompany me home I don't know why, they feel the need to notice me I guess it's just the way things are Sometimes I just want the ground to open up and swallow me But I know it would...

Disbelief

Sometimes The words I speak Sound so cruel I can hardly believe It's my voice speaking Sometimes the things I do are so cruel I can hardly believe they are my actions Sometimes The thoughts I think appear to be So cruel I can hardly believe it's my brain thinking...

Words

When you say how you feel Say it again And then say it a third time To make sure it sounds right Words you speak Sound so good to each other And others listening Smile sweetly They don't have to be words of love Or even words of Intellectual understanding Just words...

In Love

I open up my soul I'm so transparent He breaks my heart Everyone can see I wear my heart Upon my sleeve The fear eats away I am blind I cannot see the pain He is about to cause It hits me Takes me by surprise My legs wobble My hands shake My heart beats It hurts But...

Star

You travelled all around Always ahead of me Finding all the words and phrases You always knew just what to say When I had not a clue You always helped me find a way You travelled through my life Chasing away my shadows Someone strong to guide me You closed the door As...

Short Thought

There's a feeling In my mind That I cannot explain There's this feeling In my mind Again and again and again.