"Hello darkness, my old friend" Lyrics from The Sound of Silence (Disturbed version for the win) and the perfect expression of depression when it chooses to rear its ugly head. When you strip away the sarcasm, the euphemisms and the foul-mouth you are left with a broken soul. You can’t spell broken without OK but… Continue reading Being Unhappy: Dark Days.
Something different and personal for you all today, if you don't want to read it as it's not book related then that's cool and likewise, if you choose to unfollow my blog then that's cool too. December 2nd, 2009, 9 years ago today. The day my dad succumbed to cancer and passed away. At times… Continue reading 9 Years Ago Today. #blogger #bloggers #blogpost #blogposts #cancer
I fall to pieces as I fall apart, Words carved from the heart, I'm letting go of this world, No more of my story to be told, Will you remember when I'm gone? This is my saddest song, For sorrow, for pain, I'm alone in the rain, Ending my heartache, Giving my time away, For… Continue reading A Poem: Saddest Song. #bookbloggers #blogger #bloggers #poem #poetry #poet #blog
On my recent post reasons why a blogger declines to review your book and have you on their blog (which, unlike this diatribe is a fantastic post that if you haven't already then you should check out) Yvonne from Me and My Books commented that the post was very professional but that she also likes… Continue reading TTBG: Venting. #BookBloggers #BookBlogger #Blogger #Bloggers
I'm the one that cuts to feel, The bleeding, The release, Please tell me who I am. I'm the one that sadness devours, The scarred, The anguished, Please tell me who I am. I'm the one that walked away, The lost, The empty, Please tell me who I am. I'm the one that runs from… Continue reading A Poem: Who I am.
About a month ago I wrote a post titled An Open Letter To The Uninformed Masses and The Haters where I touched on the subject of authors harassing bloggers, but mainly I focused on the crazy and insane people who deemed and labelled book bloggers 'not real readers' shocking I know, sadly there are some… Continue reading An Open Letter To an Unnamed Author: Stop the Harassment.
It's been a long and twisting road, The labours of life lay heavy on my mind, But now I see the end of my journey, A new start is calling, To new beginnings, To a life with meaning, How can you say you know me, When I don't know my self, How can you say… Continue reading A Poem: Echo.