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
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
Ok this isn't written by me but this blogger inspires me each time I read their posts. I'm 100% sure I've broken blog sharing etiquette which I apologise for but this blog is awesome. You'll get a post from me dreckly (Originally from Cornwall). When I decided to start this blog, I knew that there … Continue reading The Subtle Art of Blogging — The Art of Blogging (Not written by me but very much worth a read)
Before you panic nothing bad has happened but I have had a Christmas Day like no other. In fact a lot of people have never had a Christmas Day quite like this one. We have all been in Crisis. I've been in Crisis today since 10am! Christmas in Crisis Had you worried there didn't I … Continue reading Homeless At Christmas 4 Crisis at Christmas
Homeless Jesus Ok I was only going to do one post about Christmas and homelessness but I have been really thinking about that family 2000 years ago. They were victims of the unseeing bureaucracy of an empire they lived on the edge of. They had to travel and register themselves. Joseph had a connection to … Continue reading Homeless At Christmas part 2 The Innkeeper
One of Our Christmas Trees It's Christmas time once again and I'm feeling reflective, philosophical and slightly morbid. Ok prehaps morbid is the wrong word, it's just I don't know the correct word that expresses "acceptance of the reality that all things created die/expire, but that death is just the start of the next adventure". … Continue reading Homeless At Christmas
To say it's been a tough week is an understatement. The ramping up of what I can only call 'the campaign to make me lose everything' started to intensify last Thursday. That morning I excitedly went to see a temporary flat that a service provider, contracted by the council, offered me. I'd done my budget … Continue reading Just because I’m paranoid does not mean they’re not out to harm me!
UPDATE Ok readers, should of updated this post a long time ago but needless to say I didn't take the job. When I realised that the main purpose was to help people be killed I turned it down. I'm a conscientious objector so had to turn it down. My excuse for even going for it … Continue reading Got the Job
The Battle Arena Today I am waiting for a battle. The battle I'm waiting for was promised 10 months ago, I think my opponent may be a bit scared of losing. The battle I am waiting for is a game of chess. My opponent is a manager, the lord of the manor, me I am … Continue reading CHESS
Who do you speak for The homeless? It's just a situation lots of groups find themselves in. Women? What I speak for half of humanity?!! I don't think so! Who do I speak for The traumatised The mentally ill The vulnerable Your not traumatised! You don't act like a victim Your not … Continue reading Who Do You Speak For!!!