poetry

The Bottom Line- This is where I’m at now

The Bottom Line- This is where I’m at now

The progress is slow, the road long and winding with many unexpected obstacles to overcome, but here are my current thoughts. I think I see improvement, I have hope. There is hope. I am enough. I am a good mum, a good friend. I can paint and I can draw. This is the beginning, not(…)

Painting from the heart

Painting from the heart

Sometimes you have to paint right from your heart. And from your soul.   I paint as a way of helping me cope. I paint my tears and my sadness. I paint loneliness. And I paint hope. Simultaneously straightforward and yet complex.  Shame strangles your voice Fear crushes your hope Courage sows the seed of(…)

Re:Imagined A Review

Re:Imagined A Review

I was sent a book recently to take a look at. The description piqued my interest immediately-short stories, poems and flash fiction inspired by photographs. It’s aim is to encourage readers to ‘see the world in the unique way we used to when we were kids’. The book consists of 14 images of everyday sights(…)