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…

It’s All About You – Our 9th Wedding Anniversary

9 years ago today, I sat in a vintage car in a big white dress covered in butterflies, next to my Dad. My Dad nervously, but somehow easily, sat chatting away to the driver about the Triumph Stag he had owned, that once belonged to his Dad. He went into the complexities of keeping such…

Poem: Tonight

Tonight   I woke up with fright Tonight I reached out for the light Tonight.   I gave a terrible inward scream I dared that this is all a dream Tonight.   Pretend daylight accents my stare My beautiful man is not there   I’m alone and dead I’m feeling this dread   Like a…

Poem: Silent

Hello! Another poem for you and not a jolly, one I must say. Silent In the street is a hush People move and talk deft The TV blurs on low. Busses and cars are rattling by, mute. Why can’t I hear you sigh? I can’t hear you breathe Or moan Your heartbeat It’s gone. People,…

A Decade Since I Graduated…

This month, July 2014, marks exactly ten years since I graduated. I remember the day I received my degree results. I was working as a temp for a joinery company in Keighley in Yorkshire and I dashed home during my lunch to see if the postman had been (these were the days before reliable online…