#PoetryLovers: Self-Destruct

A moment of lust, Mistaken as a moment of love when your heart rate reaches new heights, I have no will to fight this feeling, A feeling missing for so long that I don’t care what it means, Craving for love even when I know it’s not real, Because I’m a complicated deal with a […]

Strength Beyond Power Poetry Collection: She Ain’t Me

I’m good at pretending I don’t need love when it comes to you, If you wanted to love me that’s what you would do, But instead you’re partnered with another with nothing more to offer but lust and seduction, Seems like the world of moral corruption has sucked you in and you’ve lost sight of […]

Underclass 7: Excerpt Three

“When I was made redundant, I turned to alcohol as you all know and that’s when my life really took a turn for the worst. Rena and I would argue everyday until one night, when I was drunk out of my skull, I hit her. And I didn’t just hit her once. I kept hitting […]

Underclass 7: Excerpt Two

“My parents died in a car accident while we were on our way to a camping site one summer. I was only fifteen. I found it hard having to move from care home to care home. I couldn’t establish any routine and just thought my life was over. But it was like my prayers were […]

Underclass 7: Excerpt One

“I say we play a little game,” suggested Justin. “We take a shot and reveal something about ourselves from the past. Something significant and something we don’t already know. The more shots that are taken, the deeper the discussion. Hopefully it eases the atmosphere and makes us realise why we became friends in the first […]