Trapped Inside My House

I have spoken before about struggling with anxiety. It has been an issue since small but has grown with age, mophing and changing in shape, texture and severity. Why I am the anxious type is not easy to fathom. There are lots of things that may have contributed I suppose, like all of us, but … Continue reading Trapped Inside My House


Red Shoes

​Outside her front door, lay a bouquet of flowers. She had nearly stepped on their bright green stems in her fancy new shoes: bright red with a pointed toe, and sky high heels. Normally she'd wear something more demure for work, but that morning, pulling on her dark navy suit, dry cleaned the week before … Continue reading Red Shoes

The Village – A Story About The Consequences Of War

‘Mornin!’ Isla threw her woven shopping bag to the floor and quickly untied her headscarf. ‘Mornin,’ Alick shouted from behind the counter, bent down, picking up an array of books donated by a young woman earlier that morning. It had been such a large pile they had collapsed and fallen to the floor, scattered themselves … Continue reading The Village – A Story About The Consequences Of War