Memories and Magic

I miss your hands, your fingers entwined in mine each and every night, I held on to you even in my sleep, I always did (funny that), your hands firm on my hips pulling me in closer to you. Your hands spiralling me frantically across the dance floor of your kitchen, and pulling me back [...]

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 [...]

It’s the taking part …

I won't romanticise heartbreak. For me it's been like a kind of death, but one where you're forced to keep living. It's entirely shit! But maybe love and life aren't about avoiding the hurt and the bruises, maybe it's about collecting scars and dragging your battered heart through, to prove that you showed up for [...]

The Austerity of Our Love

Austerity measures generally refer to the measures taken by governments to reduce expenditure in an attempt to shrink their ever-growing budgets. So, in terms of our love, what do austerity measures refer to? When do we have to look at our love budgets, and decide to reduce the amount of love given in certain areas? [...]