The Devious Sun

And so you rise, protagonist of all mankind.

Your warm glow fluttering through the sky, caressing it into a lulling blue,

leaving us to marvel at your calming rays, bringing a slow hope as you peak over the horizon.

Your slow ascension can only be described as a throng of angels purposefully floating towards the heavens, casting down beams of assurance as the first life moves in the wilderness,

as the first bird leaves its nest to scavenge, and the attentive mother leaves to fetch water from the nearest well. Continue reading “The Devious Sun”


A letter home

Hi mum,

Thanks for calling yesterday. You don’t know how much that phone call meant to me. I really wanted to talk, but I’m sorry. Something always seems to get in the way…

To be honest, no, I’m not okay. I’ve been sat here since 3am, head in my hands cradling these tears. I couldn’t sleep again… Continue reading “A letter home”