Life, relationships, society

The Irony Of Being Unfiltered

So you’re unfiltered, have a no filters personality. Modern slang suggests having no filters means you’re raw, natural, crude, coarse, abrupt, prone to putting your foot in it and even refreshing. After all, you’re supposed to be yourself right? The phrase putting your foot in it has always been stupid to me. How do you know someone’s life story to merit being… Continue reading The Irony Of Being Unfiltered

poetry, society

Oops, Did I Do It Again?

I am unfilteredI say shit and forget about itI don't rememberYet I Never ForgetI throw words aroundAnd dance with freedom of speechOops, are there rules butI'm no puppet on a string People laughPeople lovePeople supportPeople abuseAnd I'm amusedWhatever is saidEveryone knowsSo tell the whole worldNothing they don't already know https://youtu.be/YVkUvmDQ3HY Love this cheeky track, so… Continue reading Oops, Did I Do It Again?

Life, relationships

Dear Mum With Love

We all bled together then subsequently we healed ~ Sharon Lawson

health and wellbeing, Life

A Blank Page Is A Wonderful Thing

I've always enjoyed writing ever since English class at Bathgate Academy in my hometown in Scotland. I loved how honest Mrs Watson was with me. She couldn't praise my review of Anthony Burgess' A Clockwork Orange enough yet advised to to stick to short stories (HERE and HERE) and experiment with poetry. I used to… Continue reading A Blank Page Is A Wonderful Thing

health and wellbeing, mental health

Stress In Overdrive And My Emotions Erupted

The volcano erupted yesterday. That volcano being me. The past year has been mentally and physically extremely stressful. Chaos with hospital appointments, distressing news and the worst thing of all: trying to cope. Argh!! Get lost with the learn to cope and reduce your stress levels verbatim! Meditation. Grounding. Distraction therapy. CBT and CAT. How… Continue reading Stress In Overdrive And My Emotions Erupted

Life, poetry

No Choice On 9/11

A poem I wrote inspired by the horrors of September 11th 2001

mental health, poetry

I Don’t Want You

After an uncontrollable episode yesterday I immediately wrote this to channel my thoughts out of my mind before going to bed

mental health, poetry, society

Be Borderline Strong

A power poem about overcoming slander

health and wellbeing, Life

Keep On Clucking, You’ll Get Through It!

Stress caused me to buy a Magnum and sit listening to Brittany Murphy singing. My latest difficult health news.

Life, poetry, society

I Believe So I Will

Enjoy your life without restriction of dictating minorities