Unnoticed

The bangs of the cannon can be heard from the walk up A smell in the air that baffles my brain as it tries to place it The canal, calm, as people walk and the taxi boat floats by There is a plane up ahead; I wonder when it will be me up there looking … Continue reading Unnoticed

One Day

You always told me, “One day…” Trying in vain to prepare me for these days. In the early days, I notice your hat is still there – I make a mental note to ask if I can keep it, But then in the blink of an eye – it is gone. I take your collection … Continue reading One Day

University

In 2016, I had to go through the process of UCAS. I had to apply to several different Universities and hope that one of them would invite me to an interview. In 2017, all but 1 sent for me (the other 1, no longer ran the course I had PAID to apply for). My top … Continue reading University

Triumphant (REDJanuary)

Along this road, there is a school. A school that left with enough trauma that I have not been able to walk by it since I left at age 12. Despite many attempts and the support of a friend - it was just never something I could do without extreme anxiety. Today though, I smashed … Continue reading Triumphant (REDJanuary)