Poetry: The Visceral Effect and Why It Should Never Die

Okay so first of all, yes, I know, I’ve already missed the Tuesday/Thursday timing of this weeks blogs but for good reason… sort of. Things got a bit stressful this week and my brain got a bit fuzzled so before I knew it Tuesday was over, then before I knew it again Thursday was over. So…

‘DESTINED’ | New Poem + Explanation

There is a reason we are here, although it all seems arbitrary some days, we all have a purpose, we all have a dream, and we are all capable of reaching it. Like a filmic epiphany I have finally reached a point where I am, without a doubt, certain that the only career I can…

Do You Ever See Me? | A New Poem

Some things happen in this life, and sometimes they can be really bloody horrible. There can be events, or people and the things they do to you, mentally or otherwise that can cause so much trauma for an unimaginable amount of time. From then on there are few paths that come from that background, there…

A Letter To The Moon | A New Poem

The past few weeks have been a bit strange for me, sort of had a momentary mental breakdown and  was trying to piece myself back together. Now I’m feeling better I wanted to write something that represents a lot of the insomniac thoughts that often occur during my difficult moments. Enjoy. A Letter To The…

Lost in the Rush | New Poem + Discussion

Here’s my newest poem and considering its such a brief one I also wanted to briefly talk about the subject it concerns. Lost in The Rush I would rather sit And admire the brief sun As it beetles in through the gaps, Than spend my time in the dark, Trying to get out faster, And…

Today’s Face – A Poem

NEW POEM!! As always let me know what you think. EDIT: I was going to leave it at that, but I want to introduce it with something more. This for me, is to do with mental illness and the confusion that it causes at times. If you suffer from mental health issues, please look around…

Silence – A Spoken Word Poem

I felt like I hadn’t finished talking about the past few days. It’s been such a horrific, and frightening few days, and the world had suffered loss without any justifiable reason. So I wanted to write a spoken word poem about the shootings, and about my opinion.   Let me know what you think. Updated:…

Relapse – A New Poem

NEW POEM. This one was made with relapsing back into Depression in mind, with a format that might work as a spoken word poem, because I wanted to experiment with that style, to see how it feels. As always let me know what you think. Relapse Sometimes happiness comes with the fear That the familiar…

Lights Up – A Poem

Okay so little introduction as always: Here’s a new poem I wrote today called Lights Up. I’ve tried to keep it broad enough so that it can be applied to more than one kind of ‘performance’, but it was written with theatre in mind. It basically speaks of the first performance and how it affects…