Hey, I read a poetry challenge somewhere which said to write a poem about love without using the word love. So, this is my attempt.... Hope you like it.


Echoes and sounds : the great philosophical truth

Sometimes I decide to really sit down and listen to music.. You know, really get into it. Today was one of those days and while listening I had one of those philosophical truth bombs that sometimes, randomly explode in my head. As I was listening to the music and getting really into it, I started … Continue reading Echoes and sounds : the great philosophical truth

The pushover revisited!

What does it really mean to be a pushover? Are we the people that never stand up for ourselves? Are we the people that can't? Or, are we those that are scared of everything else?  Those questions define pushovers don't they, scared, submissive and irrelevant. Easy to bend easy to break.  People don't understand other … Continue reading The pushover revisited!

The five stages of exam anxiety!

Lo and behold that dreaded time of the year..... The exams!  Of course along with exams come varying ailments such as the what-the-hell-ive-not-done-that attacks and the oh-dear-im-failing. However, there is another darker more distressing ailment that nobody speaks of but everybody feels....  Exam anxiety!  Exam anxiety is what I like to call our favourite butterflies-in-the-tummy, … Continue reading The five stages of exam anxiety!

have you ever felt like,

Have you ever felt like you are holding onto something so tight, Like a grudge, But this something you cant fight. Have you ever felt like its all slipping through your fingers, Sometimes coarse as the sand, But smooth as water at others. Have you ever felt like life is giving up, Groaning and panting, … Continue reading have you ever felt like,

lets discuss names

I don't understand names. Well let me rephrase that - because obviously I understand why people and things have names however, I do not understand why feelings require names. I don't know whether i'm the only one ( I hope not) but when I feel something I don't think, "oh, i'm sad!" or "oh, i'm … Continue reading lets discuss names

A random rant about being a teenager!

The school year has officially started and with it comes the inevitable hectic schedules and emotional breakdowns. Being a teenager is hard. Don't let those old people telling you it was some of the best days of their life, fool you. Of course great memories are made, great friends are met and every happy moment … Continue reading A random rant about being a teenager!