What I’ve learned on the journey to happiness.
A poem on the emotions of feeling lost, and of looking back at certain decisions and wondering why you made them.
The poem is all about the poet's experience with a sad moment and his failed attempts to conquer his emotions and come out of the the sea of sorrow.
Stoicism can easily be misread as pessimistic because of its relentless focus on mortality and fragility. But its core message – contained in songs spanning generations – is profoundly …
'If I were a book, would he read all the pages? Or realise that there are words best left unread?'
My entire life – all the memories I create, all the stories that run through my head are all someone else’s.
When a song triggered a series of memories.
'We are silent shadows crossing our thresholds'.
A poem on growing up as a girl and inner conflicts that are yet to be resolved.
It arrives softly, driving anxiety up your torso, hiking up your spine and into your head.