Book Review. 337 by M. Jonathan Lee.

In 337 we read about a dysfunctional family, the relationships between grand-parents, parents, and brothers, and the domestic abuse that occurs. We discover there has been an estrangement, that something has taken place – mum has disappeared, and dad is suspected. You get a sense of foreboding in the opening chapters. In the present day, … Continue reading Book Review. 337 by M. Jonathan Lee.

Quiet people still have a lot going on in their heads, if not more so.

Aren’t I good enough? God knows, I try And I thought I knew                               But now I do I am not loved          Nor liked I am not a person         But food For the sharks Some words from a poem I wrote a long time ago. This poem is painful to read, partly because … Continue reading Quiet people still have a lot going on in their heads, if not more so.

Lunchtime Reviews Roundup. Poetry, Poetry, Poetry.

Blank Space by Beth Bacon Pixel Titles   author website // amazon (available on KU) // goodreads       Blank Space is a book similar to my own The Blank Page, in that Beth Bacon and I both explore the space in a book and its many possibilities. Blank Space follows the narration of a … Continue reading Lunchtime Reviews Roundup. Poetry, Poetry, Poetry.

What about Love?

age, gender, sexuality all you & they talk of what are they? how old is she? they’re what, 15 years apart? that will never last you will see what is in an age, but numbers what is in a person, but a heart dare i say it, ask ok, whisper what about love - what … Continue reading What about Love?