I am an island. I am a new beginning.

I am a dark night sky full of mystery and sparkle I am a cloud crying tears that soak the earth I am a mountain stream carrying a future carrying dreams I am an ocean vast holding pain and sorrow and hope for tomorrow I am a tree silent, immovable yet I whisper and sway…

Conquest

god should have made girls lethal when he made monsters of men – Elisabeth Hewer Conquest. Let’s talk about conquest Yes, let’s hold an inquest to try and work out why love is so scarce and sex so messed up It’s like some friendship evangelism with friendly interest to make a convert to the illusory…

Misunderstood

As I mentioned in my last post, writing is a sort of healing and discovery process for me. What I write does not relate to any specific person or situation. More often than not, it is an attempt to express the feeling or meaning of many experiences and observations. We all experience life through different…

Unravelled

For me, writing is a form of healing. It is a way of figuring things out, of trying to capture the feeling of something that is hard to explain. What I write does not necessarily relate to specific events or people, but rather to patterns of life, discoveries and explorations of feeling and meaning. For…

Keep moving forward

Recently I ran my third marathon. It was the inaugural ABP Newport Wales Marathon on 29 April 2018. Running has been an integral part of my process in discovering my own inner compass. So much of my life I have tried to find the right set of rules to live by and got tangled up,…

Restraint

There were things I would have said but could not so I wrote them down instead postponed for saying till later or never Someday I’d like to stay up all night and be with you Maybe read poetry together listen to music tell our stories to each other Maybe just lie on our backs awake…