I Survived

"I wake up every morning, get dressed and carry on with the day. Even when I don't feel like it, it's just what you do." - Grandad I was raised strong. I was always a child that held fire in her eyes and I loved it. I challenged people. I questioned life. You get up in … Continue reading I Survived

Everywhere

There are carols ...everywhere. There are trees, with bows and bright, bright lights. I am not ready yet ...never ready yet. There is that feeling in the air, it is here. An empty chair, two of them ...empty arms. The lights are there, harsh and blinding, a watery perspective. There is cheer ...everywhere. JustMe.

Divine Intervention

It was not planned, it was not something I had thought I was going to do today. Sitting by the grave, looking at their names carved into the headstone, I talk... "I need some sort of divine intervention. I don't know what to do. Do I move to the City and work to improve my … Continue reading Divine Intervention

Foresight

She walks slowly through the streets, hands holding on tightly to the handles in front of her. Her smile is tight and her knuckles white as they grip strongly. The paths are easy to navigate, the space is open and encourages her to keep pushing forwards. “Stop here!” Ron points to a spot just slightly … Continue reading Foresight

I Did This Thing

Reminiscence She walks merrily through the streets without conscious thought. Headphones dangling down over her summer top, swinging from side to side as her steps quicken. She walks with exhilaration, a bounce in her step. Stopping briefly and taking her iPod and phone from her pockets to place them in her bag alongside her headphones, … Continue reading I Did This Thing