Ramblings

The History of Matt

Throughout his school years, Matt was considered to be rather intelligent. Excelling at core subjects such as Maths, Science and English, and enjoying less success in things like Art and History. Despite this natural intelligence, he stumbled his way through his A-Levels (it's a UK thing?) and only just made it into university where he… Continue reading The History of Matt

Ramblings

A Matter Of Life & Death

"Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I assure you, it's much more serious than that." - Bill Shankly I never thought I would be one of those football fans. I would look at the images of supporters in the stands following relegation or a heavy defeat, tears rolling down their… Continue reading A Matter Of Life & Death

Ramblings

Ramblings: Am I Wrong?

The story behind my poem, Am I Wrong? Since the beginning of 2017 I have been using Meetup as a means of socialising and such. For those who don't know, it's a website/app where people create groups revolving around particular interests, activities, character traits, etc. which others join and everybody meets up and (maybe) makes… Continue reading Ramblings: Am I Wrong?

Ramblings

Ramblings: Sink or Swim

I don't swim. I can swim, I just don't. Some people like to tell me that's bullshit. "How do you know you can swim, if you never go swimming?" "Just because you swam before, doesn't mean you still can." These people tend to be the kind that Eleven from Stranger Things would call 'mouth-breathers.' I… Continue reading Ramblings: Sink or Swim

Ramblings

Day By Day – Ripples Of Time

One of the things I have been working towards this year is my second published work. It consist, rather simply, of all poetry and verse I write throughout 2018. I haven't set myself any kind of challenge to write every day, so this won't be one of those¬†poem a day things. But it should offer… Continue reading Day By Day – Ripples Of Time

Ramblings

Some questions. And answers.

Questions without answers are frustrating. Answers without questions are... well, I'm not sure what they are. Random statements, I guess. Anyway, I was nominated for one of the various awards here on WordPress, which I declined for reasons you can read (if interested) here. I decided though to partake a little and answer the questions… Continue reading Some questions. And answers.