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28 August 1995 A dark and lonely room No light to guide the way No security or comfort No glimpses of the day Her dark and lonely heart No love to see her through No hope beyond the distance Only memories of you Advertisements

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Open Mic Night

Welcome to Open Mic Night – a place where we are all free to share our work (so, if you have anything you want to share please do 🙂 ). I hope you like the piece I’m sharing with you tonight… Memories remain Cruel, bitter twist of fate  Did you have to love me? Why […]

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Open Mic Night

Today’s piece is another poem from my late teens. I think I wrote this one in 1995. I hope you enjoy it. The wall of stone has crumbled Her many tears still fall But all she feels is confusion The tears she cries are now of sorrow A memory kept alive in her soul Her heart […]

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Open Mic Night

And today I share with you again some of my poetry. This one was written in 1996 when I had just turned 20. I can’t remember what exactly inspired this poem but I think I was a tad pissed off….. I tear out my heart And feed it to your soul With nothing left to […]

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Open Mic Night…The Poet’s Corner

  Ok – I’m a day late. But I have good reason. I fell asleep next to my daughter while laying with her as she went to sleep! I haven’t been well these past few days and the night before last, I had a terrible nights’ sleep so I guess last night I made up […]

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Open Mic Night

Tonight’s Open Mic session comes one day late. Can I be honest with you all? I didn’t realise that yesterday was Tuesday! Hand on heart, that is the god honest truth. I didn’t think it was Monday or Wednesday either. I just didn’t think it was Tuesday. On the up side, I was working on […]

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Welcome to Tuesday’s Open Mic Night 🙂 Tonight, I’m going to share a scene that introduces David, Emma’s estranged brother. We learn a little about their history and relationship – which isn’t very healthy at all. This portion of the story occurs a little later on when Emma starts coming to terms with reality – […]

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Today’s snippet of I Am The Damned is of when Emma gets in contact with Adam after not seeing him for 6 months….. I knew. I just knew. I didn’t know and knew at the same time. Adam had died that day 6 months ago. I had killed him. I had ended his life. His […]

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Open Mic Night

Tonight I am going to share a part of Emma, my main character, that doesn’t come up very often throughout I Am The Damned……the nice, soft side of her…..which is all well and good however even in her niceness theres still a very small element of crazy. Not sure if you can pick it up […]

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