When deciding to write the novella that I am currently working on the place I started was thinking about sisters. I have a brother who is 4 years older than me so the idea of having a sibling the same sex as me and especially if she was the same age or similar, well it’s… Continue reading A post about sisters.
A Revenants allure. (A poem about vampires.) Like the instant before your eyes close and your body gives in to sleep, Like the ache in your throat that bulges and grows when you weep. It’s like the eruption of purple thunder, growing vast in the skies, It’s like the crack deep in your stomach, when you’re… Continue reading
One of my favourite poems of mine, about the places I have lived. Let me tell you where I’m from. First the estate with squares of houses. Where the neighbours bricks reflected in our windows. Where girls played football on the car park, and the boys played football on the green. Where the old man… Continue reading
What a poem is... A poem is a broken heart. A poem is a lonely evening by lamplight. A poem is a crowd. A poem is a lost child. A poem is the ebbing and flowing wave of your imagination. A poem is a trapped moth, searching for light. A poem is a lover. A… Continue reading
I have some flowers on my windowsill and every morning I find them in a state of wilt. I take them to my bathroom, give their roots some water And by the time I return in the evening, they are lively and sprite. I find that so beautiful, how a thing that we take for… Continue reading A little poem about flowers
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yu4KObwynSc I love to listen to classical music when I write or before I write, sometimes I take a good 15 minutes getting into the head space where the writing just comes naturally and isn't forced and I find that classical music focuses me and yet at the same time opens me up. Also, this… Continue reading My favourite piece of piano music. Debussy’s ‘The Girl with the Flaxen Hair’.
Just so you can all get to know me a little better, I will be posting a few of my favourite poems I have written over the last 2 years. Hope you enjoy them 🙂 Sonnet The headlines rang out in black and white, full of children running wild last night. They were monsters setting… Continue reading
So I am completely new to this whole WordPress thing, I have had a tumblr blog for quite some time and almost two years ago decided to create a writing blog on tumblr along side my personal one. However, in an effort to connect with more writers and readers of writing blogs, I decided to… Continue reading A first hello and a little bit about what I do.
Hello all, I thought I would commemorate my first post on this WordPress blog with a poem. Its untitled because I am hideous at thinking of good ones. An Untitled poem. I think of you my dear, when the windows in my room fog. I think of you when the crunch of winter hits the… Continue reading Some first WordPress Writings.