Readers we've made it to Tuesday which can only mean one thing. Tuesday Writing Prompt Challenge at the GoDogGoCafe. This week the challenge is to write a poem containing the words "if we never". I strongly encourage you to check out this online cafe, the dont bite. My poem is titled Spirit of God I'll … Continue reading Spirit Of God
Readers today your in for a treat. Recently whilst away on work matters. Yes I am classed as a key worker and no I'm not at liberty to disclose the exact nature of my work. I happened to catch Paddington and Rupert deep in conversation. Below is a true account of the encounter. I'll give … Continue reading Paddington and Rupert
Its been a crazily bad night readers. The level of verbal abuse has been exceptionally high. From housing staff shouting at me for daring to say the risks possed by the temporary accommodation offered were way to big. To youngsters trying to ride bikes into me, shouting hateful abuse.......you get the picture. Upshot is I … Continue reading Revolutionary Resilence
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
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
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!!!
A garden of peace We're there tears in your eyes when you wrote it Detialed the neglect upon the page Unkempt, underweight, unwell Two lines, too many words Did the tears come when you were at home? There were tears in my eyes when I read it As the years fell away Swimming trips, hot … Continue reading To The Family Aid
Peering out from hiding place You watch me Blank eyes everywhere You watch me From behind screens Fear etched into your brow You watch me I watch you From the sidelines I watch you Eyes peering out from under brim of safety I watch you We watch ourselves Distrust fear shame Fill the void Eyes … Continue reading Fear
The Oasis Amid the hustling, bustling, hurrying mob, There is a oasis of calm, in a hollow above, As the traffic and people screech far bellow There's a place up here where flowers and birds grow So if your lucky enough to find this place Keep it quite so the hordes don't spoil the space
Its been a weird week but then weird weeks seem to of become the norm for me. However this blog has been inspired by falling into the strange Twitter world of oppressed men. Believe me it's a strange place that full of men who are extremely hard done by because nobody recognises how hard life … Continue reading Victim, Cause or Bullied Survivor?