Yo, hi, hello. I'm just your standard sarcastic, cynical, satirical guy who doesn't care much for acting in an 'age appropriate' manner, whatever that means. I write poetry and short stories. Not much else to say, really. Ciao!

Emptiness, hopelessness, darkness No light at the end of the tunnel No end to this torment in sight   I turn back but the passage crumbles No way to pass the ruin and rubble So onwards through the dark I stumble   Arms outstretched, my hands groping Blindly I press on just hoping The next […]

I was inspired to write this by Ana’s post Mask, in @bitter sweet diary. We all wear masks: to hide behind; to pretend we are someone else – for comedic, dramatic or other purposes; to live another life. We paint over damaged walls, to mask the cracks. We say words we do not believe, to […]

People often mistakenly see my openness about my depression as a cry for help, or a method of attention seeking. They think that those who are genuinely depressed don’t talk about it and try to hide it, as though it’s something to be ashamed or embarrassed about. Some are ashamed or embarrassed, but that’s because of how society still treats […]

I’m standing on the beach And I’m looking out to sea Several thousand miles of ocean Stand between you and me   Last night I had a dream I saw inside my mind I was lying on the sand And you were by my side   This is not a love song I don’t want […]