Right Now, No One Has Ever Hurt You – October 6th 2018

If we were to live by the attitude “No one has, or will ever, hurt me” how would life be? The first thing we’d need to tackle is how to actually achieve this? How can it be possible to believe no one has or will ever hurt us? To start with, let’s look at the [...]

Highly Strung

"Having just spent the last half-hell-hour with an extremely highly-strung person, I thought it prudent, to write about it" I didn’t plan on writing today, however, due to the therapeutic benefits of writing, here goes. I’m going to break down the nature of ‘highly-strung’ a little, as this might be of benefit, to all of [...]

Weeping With the Effort

His alarm went off. The smart phone was set to vibrate as well. The night before, he'd placed it on top of the headboard, so the sound of the vibration went through the whole bed. "Fuck" he said. Later, on his way in to work, he suddenly and inexplicably, felt emotional. I could weep with [...]

The Locksmith Series #9 (John’s feeling Stoned)

"Of late John had started feeling a little strange" Or ‘out of sorts,’ as he’d heard it said. At first he’d put this down to coming off cocaine. Yet now, the feelings had changed from the anxious twitchiness, you’d associate with coming off a drug habit, to something more akin to being stoned. He wasn’t [...]