Creative writing

What

Not for me,

Conforming

To the norm,

Or meeting other people’s

Expectations,

Florida (After 16 years)

The schools were a sham. I panicked. Looking down at the sidewalk.

Waiting to be bitten by a venomous reptile.

They became my neighbors. They withheld their poison until my back was turned.

Mr Men Sexist

So the Mr Men books are sexist now. Some people have too much time on their hands. Leave the Mr Men books alone. Getting ridiculous.

Hollywood was a different place in the first half of the 20th century. Great movies, decency, modesty but powerful storylines and brilliant actors. And they did all the stunts themselves. We will never get back to the good old days,… Read More ›

It’s Going To Rain

It’s going to rain, I can tell, By the way I feel, And the spit on my skin. It’s going to rain, I can tell, By the cloud up above And the look in your eyes, It’s about to come… Read More ›

Fearful

It was hard, Watching my Dad Staggering home from the pub, Up the dark Orange lit shadowed Street, From our dusty greased window, Two stories up, Looking down, Knowing, When the key slipped into the lock And he came through… Read More ›

Disney. The Mouse is Sick.

I live 100 miles from Disneyworld. I was born In Scotland but have lived in the State of Florida for 16 years. I know Mickey Mouse well. If you live in Florida you can’t get away from the little critter…. Read More ›