Love Yourself? – inconsequential ramblings #2

I no longer hate myself. It consumes too much of my time and energy. I find it far easier to accept that I don't get along with myself and channel all my love into others. Sure, I've heard people say 'If you can't love yourself, how in the hell you gonna love somebody else?' Actually, … Continue reading Love Yourself? – inconsequential ramblings #2

Fade Away – a poem about…

Please hold me Tightly in your arms Calm my erratic breathing Before taking away the pain That clouds my mind Interrupting everything I do Making me so weak and worthless Desperate to find some resolution. I am locked in desperation Scared of what comes next As my mind deals another cruel blow Leaving me ashamed … Continue reading Fade Away – a poem about…

Why is it so Dark? – a poem about……….

I stare at my pained reflection in the window. Watching as my family busy themselves around me, dealing with whatever last minute detail needs to be attended too, whilst I stand motionless trying to rehearse a brave smile. They've not seen the darkness of the swirling shadow dancing behind me, or how it caresses my … Continue reading Why is it so Dark? – a poem about……….