the roof stayed on

wind’s getting up again he mutters all over the telly it is trees down power out everybody panic like it’s something new you’d think it never blew before he kneels, with a gentle sigh these young ‘uns are soft act like electricity’s their right and this new-fangled internet-whatsit moaning when they can’t update their face-block…… Continue reading the roof stayed on

birthday thoughts

unspecial the day arrives and I feel numb it’s just a day no fanfare no miraculous changes no nothing and I don’t feel special at all selfish wishes on my birthday I’m like a child wanting this to be my day wanting to be the centre of attention wanting others to make me feel special…… Continue reading birthday thoughts


one more day until I change miraculously emerge from the chrysalis of my thirties and bloom with butterfly wings with maturity and wisdom as my watchwords flapping my wings flying into that new life as life begins or is it the other way one more day until I change miraculously crawl wearily out of bed…… Continue reading one