...where I explain the nature of the love-hate relationship I have with my hometown.
Thinking About Independence Day
Freedom isn't something we're given. It's something we have to fight for - not once or twice, not just when it's convenient or when it affects us personally - but all the time. Freedom is something that, if you grow complacent, can slip away from you before you know it.
Tryst – a poem
A poem about two lovers.
The Deep End
GO OFF (or GO IN OFF) THE DEEP END (informal) This expression refers to the deep end of a swimming pool...in the USA, the phrase has also developed the meaning ‘go mad’, but in either sense the underlying idea is of a sudden explosive loss of self-control.
Ever-Changing – a poem
I had planned to upload a couple of poems celebrating autumn, but after reviewing some of my poetry, I felt compelled to share this one instead... It felt oddly appropriate - not only for the season, but also for the world at large right now...