A Familiar Stranger

Each morning in the cold light of the sun, a familiar stranger stares back at me. A person I recognise but know nothing about. An old acquaintance who I’ve lost touch with over the years. I see this girl in the mirror everyday but yet […]

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Finding My Feet

I know where my feet are, they are at the end of my legs, where they have always been. But this isn’t what bothers me. I know that their purpose is to keep me balanced on this rocky terrain, but that’s not the problem either. […]

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A Journey of Recovery

Cast your mind back to this time last year, October 2016. The leaves were starting to fall, the nights were beginning to feel that little bit colder. Which I suppose isn’t much different from now, expect from the time that stands between us. An empty […]

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Dear Depression

Dear Depression, My faithful friend, well at least that’s what you told me. It’s strange really because you never really gave me your name. I had to find it out from someone else and if I’m being honest, I didn’t believe them. I mean surely, […]

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The Thoughts of a Late Night Thinker

Hello, I thought I would share with you some words I wrote a little while ago of the thoughts of a late night thinker. When the sun leaves for its grave, and the stars take its place, we close our eyes without closing our minds. […]

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An Open Letter to my Younger Self

Dear eleven year old me,  It only feels like yesterday that I was stood in your shoes. Starting out on a new adventure, a whole host of new and exciting opportunities. I know you’re scared about what the future holds, the unknown can be a […]

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Memories I don’t want to Forget

Don’t you find it sad that we won’t remember every smile, every moment we laugh and all the warm, content feelings? That our memories become an old silent movie which plays in our minds and distorts over time? Fading away, dissolving in the pools of […]

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Accepting Flaws

Trees jut out through the dry, cracked earth. The bare branches silhouetted against the bright blue sky. A mosaic of light and shade on these well warn paths. Light streams through my half-asleep eyes. Dazed by the morning sun, a part of me wants to […]

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My Summer Plans

Hello friends, if you are reading this you have found your way to my little comfy corner of the internet. I hope you are all enjoying the lovely warm weather we have had over the last few weeks. I thought this week I would share […]

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Seasonal Series: My 10 Summertime Goals

Hello, I hope you are all enjoying the lovely sunny weather! I don’t know whether it’s ‘officially’ summer yet but the sun is shining (well it has been all week) and my shorts have found their way out my wardrobe so I think it’s time […]

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