Let’s get back to basics.

Hello everyone, Hope you are having a good Sunday. I am looking for some inspiration. I really want to get back to writing again but I have not got any idea of what I could write about, I have got nothing going on in-between the old ears (no need to make a joke of thatContinue reading “Let’s get back to basics.”

I really should listen to myself.

Why can’t I take my own advice? I mean seriously I am such a bloody idiot. The post I made a few days ago, inspired by an excellent yet weird drawing by Kira Scribbles, was all about not dwelling on the past, not looking back at what we can’t have, of what we have lost.Continue reading “I really should listen to myself.”


Seriously America? WHAT THE ACTUAL FUCK? Another school shooting? Another ten children dead? GET RID OF THE FUCKING GUNS Is the ability to kill someone really worth the lives of your children being taken prematurely? I’ve already had an In depth discussion about gun control. The amount of idiots on twitter defending the gun rightsContinue reading “WHAT THE FUCK IS WRONG WITH YOU?”

Adulting Is Hard

Well, today was an odd day. I spent the day with the little one as she wasn’t at the childminders today so got up and made her and myself French Toast for breakfast and it was good. Then after playing for an hour or so she fell asleep face down on the carpet. “YAY,” IContinue reading “Adulting Is Hard”

Fancy a coffee?

I have decided to make some changes in my life, I have written about this before and anyone who’s read my post knows that to spend more time with my daughter and get some semblance of sanity back I am going to train to become a driving instructor. It’s going to be a long processContinue reading “Fancy a coffee?”

Closing the Door [poem]

When you close the door on the past, You move forward to the future, You never know how long the peace will last, Closing the door is hard, Letting go of what you thought was your true path, Part of that path will always linger, Wondering what could have been, But the future isn’t set,Continue reading “Closing the Door [poem]”

It’s official, I am Unemployable

Hey folks, it has been nearly two weeks since I have posted anything, so I wanted to do a quick update. Its been a rough week or so, I have had to face a few home truths and realisations on things. The first being that I had an interview for a job that I didn’tContinue reading “It’s official, I am Unemployable”

It’s time for something to be done. We can’t go on like this. [rant]

I would like to talk seriously with you all for a few minutes. This post is something that I feel I have to speak out about even though I know that my writing this will probably make absolutely no difference to the world but with recent events, I think I have to say something. YouContinue reading “It’s time for something to be done. We can’t go on like this. [rant]”

Years from now….

[I wrote this story back in November and I read it again last night at The Writing Group that I joined last year and I thought that I would tweak it and repost it for valentines day. Enjoy.] One day, far in the future, living life the only way we will know how. Alone. BothContinue reading “Years from now….”

2018, An update on the year so far.

Well here we are, two weeks into 2018 and it already has been a very challenging year. It started off same as any other year except that I was sick as a dog, had the sickness and diarrhoea bug that was going about so I felt awful. To top that off the little one wasContinue reading “2018, An update on the year so far.”

Years from now…

One day, far in the future, living life the only way we will know how. Alone. Both of us will be making our way through the world waiting to see what life will throw at us next. You, in your world. Me, in mine. I’ll be making my way across the courtyard of the shoppingContinue reading “Years from now…”

Inspirational Bloggers Award

I have decided to create this Inspirational Bloggers Award to celebrate and promote some of the bloggers that I follow and love their blogs. They are people who continually surprise me with their innovation, creativity, sense of humour and insane talent. These are people that I feel need to be celebrated, so I want toContinue reading “Inspirational Bloggers Award”

I’m inside my head again and its rambling in there again

I’ve been doing a lot of thinking recently about who I am now, it’s a tough question a lot has changed not only in the last six months but in the last few years. I am not the same person I was back then, but in part I am, and in part, I’m not. DueContinue reading “I’m inside my head again and its rambling in there again”

Six months have gone by so fast

Today has been a big day, I know I’ve said that a lot recently but it doesn’t make it any less right. As of today 17-06-2017, my little baby girl Jessica is now a full Six Months old. Where has the time gone? It feels like only yesterday that the wife shouted me through toContinue reading “Six months have gone by so fast”

My Talent is gone Daily Post: Unravel

I’ve been doing a lot of thinking over the last few days. For some reason, I seem to have lost whatever minuscule talent I ever had for writing. I’ve been trying to write something, anything for a few weeks and everything that is coming out is utter trash. I have to try and add aboutContinue reading “My Talent is gone Daily Post: Unravel”

Beta Readers wanted.

I am looking for three or four Beta Readers to help me with my novel. Ideal I would be looking for someone with experience in writing and editing to read over my manuscript and check for any errors and plot holes. If you are interested contact me and let me know if this is somethingContinue reading “Beta Readers wanted.”


This week I have hit a few milestones.  The first one after 9 years I have moved house. The flat I was in was a good home it’s where I lived when I got my cats, met my wife, had our daughter.  It’s been my home for a long time, but it’s time to moveContinue reading “Milestones “

Music! it helps us, It defines our lives, It can change who you are.

This last week has been a horrible week, so much has happened and none of it good. It has been one of the hardest weeks of my life, and I don’t really know where to go from here. I’m not going to go into details but enough to say that I’m at a turning pointContinue reading “Music! it helps us, It defines our lives, It can change who you are.”

Year one

I set up this blog exactly one year ago at the suggestion of a friend of mine. We were both using an app that allowed you to post your stories and different things on it but it was heavily censored and frustrating as hell. So I set up this blog so that I could postContinue reading “Year one”

Daily Prompt: Someday

Losing someone who is in your heart is one of the hardest things you can go through. Whiter it’s through them passing away or just not being in your life anymore. But as long as you keep them in your heart the world never truly leave you. Someday in the future you will wake upContinue reading “Daily Prompt: Someday”

Two Weeks…. If not sooner

We are officially in the danger zone, there are only two weeks left until my wife gives birth to our first child. Anyone who has been following my blog will know that myriad of different emotions I’ve gone through, throughout this whole process. Fear, panic, dread, elation, joy, and god know what else. The closerContinue reading “Two Weeks…. If not sooner”

Times they are a changing – 19 Days

Yesterday was a day of good news, first off, I went the doctor and he gave me the all clear to go back to work. WOO HOO I’m no longer crippled and I’ll be getting paid again. Thank god. He is happy that I have recovered enough that I’m allowed to function again as normalContinue reading “Times they are a changing – 19 Days”

Making Changes In Life – Am I Crazy?

On Friday I made a decision to go back to school. Anyone who follows my blog knows that I’m trying to be a writer and that I dabble a bit in writing with my stories and that I’m working on a novel or two. (you can read the first two chapters here https://scottishlegendwordpress.com/2016/08/30/journeys-end-chapter-one/ https://scottishlegendwordpress.com/2016/09/07/journeys-end-chapter-two/) I’veContinue reading “Making Changes In Life – Am I Crazy?”