Peace & Paris

At first I wanted to have a big fist-waving rant about how awful what has happened in Paris is and how annoyed I am by people assuming I care less about other terrorist attacks just because I show public sympathy towards one atrocity, instead of constantly for every single one that happens. The truth is,…

Poem: My Feelings for Him Now

My Feelings For Him Now The leaves fell from the trees like Tears from his eyes. The lid of my red pen lid Shone brightly like his lies. ~ Yet in complete honesty, I loved him and he chose me. ~ I see the buses as they go; In two’s and three’s yet still I…

Poem: Lies

Don’t try to lie And hence deny The truth about us. You break and sway Pretending you’re ok And you twist the truth Jade it Fade it Don’t try to revive The hurt in me To set you free To let you be And try without me. You never loved me Why do you lie?…

No NaNoWriMo for Me

Grrruhh, I decided not to NaNoWriMo in the end. I just didn’t want to get stuck into it and then end up not completing it. When I did it in 2012, I knew that despite a lot of other factors going on in my life, I would have a chance. At the moment, I’m not…

My Rainbow is Becoming a Brownie

One of those big huge hairy milestone being flung at me in the world of motherhood: my older daughter has finished Rainbows and is now about turn into a Brownie. Just – what? In November, my little girl (not so little – literally, she’s like Buddy Elf when stood with her classmates) hangs up the…