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 [...]

Under the Twisted Willow

Under curly branches, had our first date, Kissing, gay lanterns and staying up late, Stars a'twinkling like sparkly little "mince pies", Hand in hand we lay and watched the sun rise, Stay with me, MJ and not forgetting the  Magic, Our choice in music was somewhat tragic, You had me back then, in the palm [...]

Another lifetime, hey?

You wrote to me once, a poem I think (after hours of searching I've found it filed deep in "that" folder), saying that you didn't like to leave things unfinished. More recently we have both made reference to something we said after our initial short Summer fling ended in 2014, something I guess I've clung [...]

Magic under the full moon

Glancing out to sea, the reeds before us and the glistening moon beam bouncing off of each ripple, creating a silver river. There's something awe inspiring about a huge moon in the dark sky, something entirely mystical, gently reminding you that there is a vast world beyond us and our daily grind. When we've been [...]

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 [...]

Love is worth fighting for, it has to be.

Love is war, and I need a soldier. Someone who will go to hell and back with me. Someone who won't fold and buckle under the pressure. Someone who won't disappear when the tides get a little choppy. That's when I'll know I've found something special. Something real. Something worth holding onto so very tightly. [...]