empty cups with last drops of caffeine set aside grated plates in lonely canteens clothes in at the nearby dry clean just another day in the weekly routine blackened calender marked on number thirteen busy with time to kill and loaded guns in a day dream buy five get one free latte at wild bean … Continue reading Meine Offenbarung
Throughout my teenage years, I passed time in my room blasting music through headphones. Sometimes, when I thought my parents weren't around or I just didn't care, I'd unplug the headphones and blast it through the speakers. The neighbours would complain and I'd smile and wave out the window. Mum used to scream from downstairs … Continue reading Chester
This morning I fell asleep at around 2.30 and woke up at 7. This isn’t uncommon, I’ve never really had a regular sleep routine. But this morning it was like the bags under my eyes were so heavy, I could feel them. When I looked at my reflection in my window, it was like a … Continue reading Let’s talk about the state of mental health in New Zealand
Little Warriors, Standing by the Sea. Headstrong against the Storm, They whisper; Fight Me.
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A 10/10 rating A night packed with rhymes and mic drops so intense it made Eminem jealous. Everything about this night was amazing and so much fun, I cannot fault it. If you haven’t been to a ‘Poetry in Motion’ event before, you need to get your butt down there and here’s why: The venue … Continue reading Fringe Festival Poetry Slam night — Review
Lately I've been having trouble sleeping. I go to bed at my usual time, which is anywhere between 9.30-11pm. Most of the time I'll toss and turn for a couple of hours before I fall asleep, sometimes I'm able to drift off nicely. But almost every single night without fail, I'll wake up between midnight … Continue reading Per Diem
Sinking; How did I get here, in the middle of the sea? Too far from the land, I cannot feel the bottom. Sinking; Down I go, and the world gets darker. Thick and unbreathable, I watch the rays as they glisten. Sinking; This will be my last sunset, yet I'm unafraid of the unknown. There … Continue reading Sinking