It's coming to the end of 2018. The beginning of the year feels like a long time ago. I was still at university, at the beginning of my fifth and final year - the beginning of the end - an end that was never near enough in sight. But now as I approach the new … Continue reading End of 2018
The train is packed with passengers So I choose a seat by the exit doors, In the compartment joining the carriages. A cyclist boards the train. He is neither young nor old (I can't tell). The train bumbles along. People get on and off the train at each stop. Stops later the cyclist gets up, … Continue reading The Boy on The Train
Writing is good. Writing is the best antidote to problems, situations or thoughts we can't let go of. Writing is better than 'thinking things through'. Thinking is conflicting, confusing and inconclusive. We have tens of thousands of thoughts a day racing through our minds, decisions that bounce back and forth with no progress, no resolution … Continue reading Writing: The Best Antidote.