Exasperation

Life isn’t getting any better here. We’re tolerating it because we have to, but it’s not pleasant in any way. I just want her to stop talking as it winds me up. She only leaves the house to take the…

Last Chance

Today is my last chance to do something about all this crap. Tomorrow I have to go back to work and then I’ll have to start the process of sorting out the relics of my broken relationship. I’ve prayed for…

Lonely

It’s creeping in. The loneliness of single life is starting to rear its head. The realisation that this is it. For years and years ahead of me. Just me and my laptop. And my overactive mind. With occasional glimpses of…

Reflections

What a wonderful year it’s been for my family. One sister got pregnant against the odds and now has a beautiful baby girl. The other sister finally got engaged and we’re all excitedly planning the wedding with her. And then,…