So, how have you been?

I’m gonna fight ’em off. A seven nation army couldn’t hold me back. They’re gonna rip it off. Taking their time right behind my back. And I’m talkin’ to myself at night. Because I can’t forget. Back and forth through my mind. Behind a cigarette. And the message comin’ from my eyes says, “Leave it…

Missing Me!!!

‘When I discover who I am, I’ll be free.’ The Invisible Man, Ralph Ellison.   So I have had a breakthrough. Thanks, once again (see Clean)  to a comment made by  one of my WordPress buddies ijustlookbadonpaper – click here to check out her blog on my last post Say Something! I have had a rough few weeks, since kicking…

Say Something!

Say something, I’m giving up on you. I’ll be the one if you want me to Anywhere I would’ve followed you. Say something, I’m giving up on you. And I… am feeling so small It was over my head. I know nothing at all. And I… will stumble and fall, I’m still learning to love.…

Updated

I have not looked at my ‘About’ page since I wrote it on the first day I started this blog. I thought it was about time I updated it. For those of you who read my posts regularly, none of this will be new. But for those who don’t and would like to know a…

This is Water

Another interesting post from Brainpickings.org Called… This is Water – click here … to read more. It contains extracts from David Foster Wallace’s  speech on life and contains links to audio of his actual talk too. This bit especially caught my attention.  And is particularly poignant given the person who spoke these words actually ended up…

Name

‘What is in a name?’ That which we call a rose by any other name would smell so sweet. Romeo and Juliet, William Shakespeare. My real name is one that has a long form and two common short forms. Family, friends, people who know me, or care to ask, call me one of the short…

Perspective 

After a few days – perhaps it’s spread into weeks, it’s difficult to keep track when you’re wallowing- of being largely consumed by the prospect, and now reality, of commencing divorce proceedings, today I’ve tried to ‘give myself a talking to’. I want to regain perspective. I do not want to allow this to drag…