A Civil Matter

UPDATE!!!!! This is a quick update. I am definately no longer banned from the Thistles Centre Stirling in fact, to use the mangers words "Your becoming part of the community". The shopping centre have seen past the stereotype and realised I'm just a human being who has hit hard times. Managers Invite He asked me … Continue reading A Civil Matter

The Silence In My Heart

Well readers it's Tuesday which means it's time for the #GoDogGoCafe writing prompt challenge! Last week I started along the road to the Citidals of Mayhem with Jessie. This week it's the silence in my heart. I'm making a commitment to take part in the #GoDogGoCafe writing prompt challenge each week. Why don't you writing … Continue reading The Silence In My Heart

A Woman’s Voice

Homelessness in Manchester It's International Women's Day and I'm writing this post because R, a lady rough sleeping in Manchester asked me to. I met R along with 2 of her friends V and B. Both R and V are women, I've shortened the names as I know how dangerous speaking out can be. This … Continue reading A Woman’s Voice

Open Your Eyes Time To Wake Up

I'm going to make no apologies for this post and I'm hoping it will shake the silent majority into alert, action ready, heros. Emmeline Pankhurst Courageous HERO I'm in Manchester today. I came here to take part in an event held by the English Independent Inquiry into Childhood Sexual Abuse, Scotland has also got an … Continue reading Open Your Eyes Time To Wake Up

Let There Be Storms

This is a quick short story blog inspired by the writing prompt from #GoDogGoCafe here goes...... Red Sky Warning Screeching down the black tar river, with a single minded determination, Jessie knew that now was her time and not even God could help anyone who got in her way. As the rain lashing against the, … Continue reading Let There Be Storms

Changes

Future overtakes past Ok readers confession time again, how many times have I confessed stuff to you now my trusty readers? I'm sort of surprised you haven't contacted WordPress demanding they remove the blog of that homeless confessing human. Anyway I digress. I've been extremely stressed recently, I've had the death of my friend that … Continue reading Changes

Fakes and Thieves

This morning I'm smiling actually I'm laughing my head off. My Higher Power has decided enough is enough and let me know exactly who is keeping me homeless on the streets. Too many fakes and thieves about apparently. So without further ado I'll let you play the Spot the Social Worker game with me. Cumbria, … Continue reading Fakes and Thieves

3 Walls and a Roof

Flowers left for my friend by caring Community of Stirling #RIPDamian

It's been a hard week. Regular readers of my blog and anyone who's just joined and cares to look will know I had a friend die a week ago. My last post was my initial expression of grief. What's happened since has brought the healing tears needed for the wounds grief creates to heal. The … Continue reading 3 Walls and a Roof

A Waste #RIPMyFriend

A flower not the end doorway Email Billie I think something's happened there's police Rush Oh My God what pieces to pick up Police tape, Police cars, ambulance motionless What's happened? "Can't say" I know this man he's my friend I know his date of birth, name...... He's just got out of hospital!..... Statement grateful … Continue reading A Waste #RIPMyFriend