World Book Day 2019

My shelves are full of friends, Sitting back to back along the rows. Their spines recall the footprints They have printed on my soul. From the alcove, Heidi smiles, Sun-faded and familiar. Her pages are as old as I am. Every night for years, She told me how little girls Could be brave and change … Continue reading World Book Day 2019

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Love is…

Love is fierce. Love is strong. It cowers, and bends, and withstands crushing pressure; it folds in on itself. Love clings, love grips, love hangs on in the storm. It looks for the spark of light when there is none. Love knows when it is not enough. It seeks unceasingly for the scaffolding to shore … Continue reading Love is…

Twin Chords

Imagine that, at the core of every human soul, there is a single shining golden strand. And in that strand is everything that makes a person who they are. And every time a person encounters love, their strand strengthens, glows, grows brighter in its shining. Some strands may be tall and straight and strong, others … Continue reading Twin Chords

It all depends what your heart beats for…

The Sister March in Shipley, West Yorkshire, 21.01.2017 On Saturday, we marched alongside 1500 others in Shipley, West Yorkshire, joining millions across the globe to make a stand for equality, justice and human rights as part of the Women's March, organised to protest against the inauguration of Donald Trump as President of the United States. … Continue reading It all depends what your heart beats for…