Beneath the music

I awoke from my slumber as the fairy lights were slowly coming into focus - flickering and almost out of battery due to the fact I’d put them up in the middle of November in a rush of festive excitement. A week to go, and I had already opened all the windows in my advent …

Two nature stories

Nature's Entity I could see the bare trees, stripped back, with nothing left to hide behind. Their leaves were an orange dust, scattered over the ground. Empty. The trees, standing still above the ground, looked haunted; the sky was a blanket, covering the world. The wind was like the sea, a gentle wave hitting me …

Dear Autumn

Cozy evenings, warm hugs, wooly jumpers, pretty mugs.   Oh Autumn dear I love you so, I can't bear it when you go. So I will try to save my cheer, and wait for you another year.   Harsh mornings, cold rain, chapped lips, aching pain.   Oh Autumn dear I hate you so, I …