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It’s quiet, it’s dim, there is nothing but the hum of my beating heart.  I close my eyes and step into my inner space. It is calm in there, mellow and relaxing, nothing chaotic stirs, nothing dark invades.  185 more words

Poetry/ Art

Painting, kayaking, CoDA, nightmares, cats, dogs and emergency vets...

It’s been an eventful weekend. I’m pleased I could do it, after being walloped by a throat infection during the week. I’d been really looking forward to a hen party on Saturday and I knew I’d need energy for it. 991 more words


We smiled together

In this snippet of a story
We sat on grass in sunlight
and it warmed your face and skin
just like mine

The shadows fell in the same places, 83 more words


Art update

I haven’t shared any of what I’ve been painting in a while. Art is very much another aspect of therapy for me. It centres me and gets me focusing on something outside of the chaos in my head. 44 more words


She punishes me

I’m sitting between blank walls
they move closer as I let her speak
That passenger who fights me
from the past.
I defend on impulse… 112 more words


X; The Great Unknown

“Things were all good yesterday, and then the devil took your memory, and if you fell to your death today, I hope that heaven is your resting place.

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For lonely decades
I wandered unknowing
and not asking
Mercy in uncertainty,
a refuge from the facts
that threatened all I loved.

Holding bitter secrets… 73 more words