Does anyone even read poetry anymore?

[I used to love reading and writing poetry but haven't done either in a long time.Funny how comfortable I've become with hiding my passions, huh ? Anyway whilst we've been in lockdown I've ironically had a bad case of writers block, but armed with an abundance of time and inspired by the spirit of Easter, … Continue reading Does anyone even read poetry anymore?


no i’m okay, i just love you

hands up if you’ve ever been in love ... now, hands up if it happened accidentally without intention or in the words of John Green; “ [you] fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly and then all at once.” I’m so sorry to quote a millennial novelist of a book-turned-viral-movie. If it’s any … Continue reading no i’m okay, i just love you


tonight I met a friend for dinner, and amidst flowing conversation he turned to me and suddenly asked that dreaded question that often becomes apart of table conversation at this time of year ... “What have you learnt in 2019?” He said staring at me with such intensity, the pressure suddenly felt insurmontable. You have … Continue reading Marmite.