The End

So, sadly we are here, the last post in the story of us, I hear that you've gone now, vanished into dust. Not so much as a goodbye, breaks my heart in two, But after "stay out of my life" - what more could I expect from you? The story of us, our playlist blasting from every speaker [...]

Hidden in the backseat of my mind

You’ve been rolling around on the backseat of my mind and over time you got wedged down a seat, lost for the time being. I kept journeying in my car, singing new tunes, frantically wiping my misted glasses so I could see clearly the new view around me. A new view that was appreciated more [...]

Love after Love

It will happen - when you least expect it - stop looking for it! We've no doubt heard those words uttered to us before, from well-meaning friends, colleagues and relatives alike. Usually when we have hit rock bottom, in the aftermath of "The End" of something we thought was forever. I like to regard myself [...]

You’ll know when you know

That famous little saying, as with all matters of the heart, "you'll know when you know". I didn't know at first, it was an age thing I think, those boyish good looks, I had you down as 25, that's not my style. But under that tree a week later, yeah, I knew alright. I was [...]

Mirror

I'm not sure where she's been hiding, these past few years, Her bubble and spark seem diminished, replaced with hot tears, Her life appears somewhat frozen, in the mist of his mirror, She attempts to gain clarity, to view things a little clearer. In her heart, his name inscribed, it spelt out 'forever', Her love for him ran so deep [...]

Me without you

The washing is hanging in the garden, gently dancing in the breeze. I’ve worked hard all day, decluttering, minimising and tidying my home, my nest. Fresh towels are folded in the bathroom and each cupboard in the flat organised, with the five spice and John West tuna neatly arranged as you would expect. Letters are [...]