Tag Archives: sadness

Spending Christmas Alone

I’m writing this post a few weeks in advance as I do for most of my posts.  Christmas is traditionally a time for get-togethers and families and people don’t tend to think of those who spend it on their own … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments

I loved the girl

I loved the girl with the utmost love of which my soul is capable, and she is taken from me – yet in the agony of my spirit in surrendering such a treasure I feel a thousand times richer than … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Modern day Grave Robbers who stole from my mothers grave

I wasn’t going to write anything today; I’ve had a chest infection which turned into bronchitis and then manifested itself into something like pneumonia for the last 10-12 weeks. I have been out of the house only a handful of … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Religion and Faith | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Missing Mam, 4 years on.

It’s now well over 4 years since I unexpectedly lost my mother and though I would very much like to say things have settled into a new normal, they really haven’t.  Or if they have then the new normal really … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Opinion | Tagged , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

7 Songs to have a good cry with

Songs to have a good cry with. Continue reading

Posted in Life, Popular Culture, Religion and Faith | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

New book promo video & poems from Very Sad Poetry

A few weeks ago I released my new book, Very Sad Poetry.  Thank-you to everyone who as purchased a copy, for a few days I was giving William Wordsworth a run for his money on the Amazon ranking charts and … Continue reading

Posted in Movies and Films, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My New Book – Very Sad Poetry

I’m delighted today to be able to announce the release of my first ever book of poems, Very Sad Poetry.   I felt very strongly that there are a great deal of poetry books on happy subjects of love, friendship … Continue reading

Posted in Life, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Very Sad Poetry Book – Cover Art For My New Book

They say there is no money in poetry but there is no poetry in money. Some things though are more important than money like ones soul. I’ve deliberately chosen a genre very different than any I have written before and … Continue reading

Posted in writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Things I wish I’d known about grief

I wasn’t sure if I was going to post anything today or not but I thought why not, it will likely be the last post on my Mam and I thought this one might be more positive and help others. … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 30 Comments

A letter to Mama

Today would have been my mothers 64th birthday, her first since she unexpectedly died almost a year ago so I thought it was high time that I caught up with her and updated her with some of my news and … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , , , | 30 Comments