I’m writing this post in the hope that it will reach the eyes of those who have allowed their personal ambitions and dreams to slip away over months that turn into years. (I am one of you).
I’ve suffered with depression and anxiety for most of my adult life, and have been going through a rough patch of late. If you’re affected by either, you may be able to relate to the following descriptions.
Like most, I have witnessed myself lose hours and hours on trivial matters. Brain-dead trawling of YouTube, checking social media every thirty seconds. These patterns have afflicted… Read more “On procrastination”
Sometimes one finds an artist and wonders, “why has it taken me so long to find this person?” The aforementioned musician is one of these examples. For… Read more “A note on Joan Baez.”
A saturated paper ball has been flung against this wall. The soggy matter, as a solvent, remained dried, then crisped, on the face of brick; droplets from… Read more “Poem: `Barricade’”
I am elated to announce that my poem, `Goes’ has been published in the marvellous Under the Radar magazine. I cheekily declare that you can get a… Read more “New publication: Under the Radar”
Set goals. Last year, I promised myself that I’d write a poem per week. At the end of 2017, I had 48 poems. 48 more than the… Read more “5 ways to write more”