Writing on Wednesdays #7

From a short distance it looked like an installation. Someones forgotten works, from long ago, a hollow frontage, a canvas for some kids to tell a story on. The windows, once openings to gaze through, were filled in, replacements, clumsy and childlike were scrawled over the boards. Some had plants on the windowsill, another had… Continue reading Writing on Wednesdays #7

Announcement! Interested In Ghost Stories?

Just as a little preface to this weeks Writing on Wednesdays... The little piece of prose is about a weird experience I had when I was a young teenager that has always stayed with me as entirely unexplainable and weird.  In the same vain as of this Saturday I am going to be starting a… Continue reading Announcement! Interested In Ghost Stories?

Oh My Lord Here’s a Just Reward: The Black Tapes Podcast and The Never Ending Fascination With The Darkness In Theology and Mythology.

'From the National Radio Alliance and Minnow Beats Whale, it's The Black Tapes Podcast, I'm Alex Reagan.' And just like that and with the first 'I'M DOING IT AGAIN' I fell in love...With Alex (haha). But in all seriousness, and 'full disclosure, I love ghost stories' so this podcast is as they say, just my… Continue reading Oh My Lord Here’s a Just Reward: The Black Tapes Podcast and The Never Ending Fascination With The Darkness In Theology and Mythology.

Upcoming Posts: The Next Three Weeks. *EDIT*

Firstly, tonight I will be posting the Rupi Kaur 'Milk and Honey' review. 17th of June: Escaping to the Countryside - a post on another trip myself and Jordan took into the North Yorkshire countryside. 24th of June: Meeting Alan Lee - last week myself and Jordan went back to Hull, UK, where my mum… Continue reading Upcoming Posts: The Next Three Weeks. *EDIT*

Rupi Kaur’s ‘Milk and Honey’: The Poetry of Bravery.

Just over a month ago I read, all in one sitting, Rupi Kaur's 'Milk and Honey' collection of poetry. Nowadays, in the mass production culture of crime thriller's and holiday reads, poetry collections rarely get a look in. However for over a year I had been seeing the same images, compact beautiful poetry, simple line… Continue reading Rupi Kaur’s ‘Milk and Honey’: The Poetry of Bravery.

Writing on Wednesdays #3

*WARNING: this short story has some sensitive content that may trigger/upset some readers* When June was 7 she decided to run away. The month was June and she knew it was time, because June was her name and June was the month. On the first of June, she collected her most important items in a… Continue reading Writing on Wednesdays #3

Change of scheduled weekly post this weekend.

You might have noticed that I didn't post Writing on Wednesdays this week, and that is because I have been busy spending my time off this week doing cool things! So, this Saturday I will be posting/blogging about my trip to Durham with my friend Annie, pushing back the post on Rupi Kaur's 'Milk and… Continue reading Change of scheduled weekly post this weekend.

Blog Update: New posts and what is coming up over the next 3 weeks.

Hello one and all. Apologies for the break last week, it was a bit of a exhausting week in more than one way and I just wasn't in the right state of mind to be posting. But, onwards and upwards! As of this week I will be posting either a poem or a piece of… Continue reading Blog Update: New posts and what is coming up over the next 3 weeks.

An inbetween update #1

I know I have a weekly Friday slot that I post in usually, but as promised there will be some bonus, inbetween posts of updates/poetry!   So... my update? Over the past few months I have been trying my hand at writing some articles and I sent two of them off to Navy Magazine. Amazingly,… Continue reading An inbetween update #1