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To stare failure in the face...

Failure scares us. Why? we are programmed to perform, to succeed in everything that we do from cooking a good decent dinner to being a...

Time

When you are standing still amongst the maddening rush and all you can feel is your heart beating fast, you try to move, to run, to...

It's been a while...

It's been a while since I last saw you, touched your face and heard your laugh or sat in a dinky seat while we sewed some seed. It's been...

Through the glass window.

Through the glass window, we see colours and light and some things new. The old and windblown trees that rock from side to side, peter...

Through her eyes, she sees...

Through her eyes, she sees sadness and strength, clutching closely to what she has left. For the world feels cruel alongside its hope and...

It's crazy, it seems....

We sit there in our misery, making those around us believe, we are happy, we are great, while underneath we anticipate... the storm...

Tell Yourself...

When the storm rolls in and the thunder roars, remember to look at yourself in awe of the woman who crossed battlefields even when wounds...

The things in life...

When things in life happen that you can't control, human nature is to hold on tight and not let go. When you're drowning and see no way...

Explanation Blog...

The Raw Truth. The Blog. The things I write about and share with you deserve to be explained as they are in their world simply 'RAW'....

Sadness in her eyes.

There's a sadness in her eyes that only some can see. They understand the grief that holds her misery. They've been there, they've lived,...

Surround Yourself

Surround yourself with those who care, especially the ones with time to spare. Leave no stone unturned or words unheard for your...

The Burden of Silence

When the burdon of silence becomes too much to bear, we try and push through to avoid reliving the fear. When it comes in waves and...

The Art of being OK.

Are you ok? This question, meant with good intentions is generally the trigger of emotion for myself and I imagine many of us out there....

The Day You Went Away...

Two years ago you went away, parted this earth in the fastest way. No goodbyes were said, no hugs goodbye and you left us with nothing in...

A song. Wings.

Written 24th August 2017 in the UK. Aston Farm. My wings have been broken and for months it felt like they didn't work anymore. So long...

Love is...

I wrote this for a friends wedding while I was walking through a forest somewhere in Europe... Love is. Love is the pounding of your...

I cried today...

Grief... It rolls and smashes on top of you like unassuming waves. It's relentless in the weight that constantly bears down on your...

This is me. The Raw Truth.

Hey everyone... I wrote this last year in the midst of heavy grief. It's dark when grief rears it's ugly head, it presents itself with a...