Photo by Hugo Douglas-Deane

Presents/Presence/The Present

In a world that gives, And in a world that takes, In a world that loves, And in a world that hates, I have lived, And I have aged. Once...
Hugo Douglas-Deane, Tumblr

Hide and Seek

There is a lot of shouting outside. But Mummy told me to stay in here. Don’t come out, she said. Under any sir-come-stan-says. I am...

Heartbeat

Valentine's-themed poetry from Bethan Williams.

Creative Writing: The Mixtape

Not In Love. She Said. Something Good. A Long Time Ago. I Saw Her Standing There. Beautiful. Untouched. Like Porcelain. Awkward. She Smiled Sweetly. Teenage Dream. Call Me Maybe. Alone With You. Drunk. Temptation. One Touch. Absolute Beginners. Start Me Up. Hooked...
Original image

Why I don’t see scenery

My mother sighs As scenery passes me by But I didn’t know at what or where I was supposed to stare I wasn’t sure why or how to wonder at clouds And...

Free to dream

I am not just thinking thoughts; my thoughts are thinking too. My hands are behind my head, against my pillow, my fingers forming a...