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After the Release

comes the collapse
the shuddering fall.

With the fulfilment of dreams
comes the realisation
that it’s not real
after all.
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March 4th, 2017

I keep replaying the day in my head. I keep trying to remember the worst day of my life. You would think it would be easy to remember, but only bits and pieces are engraved into my brain. 938 more words


The book club: 'Afterwards' - Rosamund Lupton

Last week you could read about my mixed feelings about ‘The life-changing magic of tidying up’ and this week I will tell you a bit more about the third book we read with our book club: ‘Afterwards’ from Rosamund Lupton. 869 more words

The Book Club


First of all, yes I’m gay and I guess this is me coming out to the world. I’ve known my entire life and I was scared to admit it to not only myself, but also my family. 610 more words


The Ending.

Hello world, I’m finally doing something that I’ve always wanted to do. I’m going public with my writing. Sit back and enjoy the ride because it’s going to be bumpy and crazy. 603 more words


A Short Analysis of Thomas Hardy’s ‘Afterwards’

A summary of a classic poem

‘Afterwards’ is one of Thomas Hardy’s most famous and widely anthologised poems. The poem was published in Hardy’s 1917 volume… 829 more words



Today is Easter Sunday. Today is also the first Easter–the first holiday–after my mom’s death. I haven’t stopped to write recently because life has been crazy and busy and I get so caught up in DOING that sometimes I forget to stop and make myself process the many emotions that days like today bring up inside me. 827 more words