this mirror-me stares back impassively skin more lined now perhaps a hint of grey amid the blonde tired but happy her strength shows in a defiant smile a lop-sided grin not allowing fears and worries to swallow her up and pull her down scars still there from hurts and mistakes but now older, wiser forgiven…… Continue reading self-perception


For too long I have pretended To be something I’m not Ever since I was a small child I felt I had to be perfect I am not I am far from it But this is not about Putting myself down This is about being myself I’m done with pretending So yeah, I tried to…… Continue reading Pretence

I have a face

I gave myself a face today If about me you should wonder I’m not convinced I should have done But I’m tired of being torn asunder