Poem: Good Enough – 17/12/20

Preparation and anxiety will I be good enough, can they, will they see? Can’t they understand that this is a mere portion of me? Will they judge this slice of myself I’ve allowed them to hold, made myself free? For interest’s sake of understanding myself, I’ve had to type and analyse myself, not the present but the past, it is how the foundations knew [...]

Poem: Returning – 10/12/20

I am returning from the brink of disaster and gloom, I am returning to bright sunshine of that shared room, I am announcing that there is so much left to say for me, I am denouncing all that was incorrectly spoken of me. I work my way back to the untruths, the convoluted prisms which glint with lies and stains, I scrub and I scrub, I save myself, [...]