Modern Slavery (Published)

Hi lovely reader. My poem Modern Slavery (Senryu Series) has been published on Sad Girls Club Literary Blog. Take a look and click on the little heart if this confronting piece speaks to your inner abolitionist. Fighting against modern slavery is something close to my heart. I don’t often talk about ’causes’ or ‘heavy issues’Continue reading “Modern Slavery (Published)”

Foreplay (Published)

My Haiku Foreplay has been published on Freya Pickard’s pureHaiku! Poets were asked to write five Haiku drawing inspiration from Elisa Ang’s beautiful painting called Unfurling. I hope you enjoy my published submission. I was also shortlisted for the feature writer, which is pretty flamin’ encouraging and not something I was expecting at all! ThankContinue reading “Foreplay (Published)”

Muse (Haiku series)

I can’t be your girl, I’ll be your sweet muse instead  Waiting for your songs You can’t be my guy, But I’ll think of you each time I write teasing lines We would never work So I’ll dream of us in words To keep it alive When I think of you My mind creates a passion Which I etch in rhyme Yes, youContinue reading “Muse (Haiku series)”

Poison (Haiku)

Don’t drink the poison Your mind serves you in the dark Those thoughts will kill you A gentle reminder that thoughts aren’t facts. Just because you think something, doesn’t mean it’s true. This is important to remember, especially when you’re feeling blue. Confession: I know most of my Haiku are actually Senryu. If it givesContinue reading “Poison (Haiku)”