Fear

Let’s talk about fear. Tonight, I started a writing course that my wife bought for me on Groupon a few months ago. I have been trying to get back into writing properly, so I thought id boot it up and have a go. The first section is about Genres, and it came up with an…

Sleep

Sleep is fleeting, It let’s you flee from the dark, But you need the dark to sleep, Sleep is the one thing we all need, But most don’t get enough. We shroud ourselves in lies, Hiding from the dark, The light is there to protect us, But it also illuminates our fears. I hover in…

The Call

{This is a story that I have been working on for a week or so now. I am trying to get back into writing, it’s been a while since I’ve written much, so this is my first attempt in a while. I am branching out into horror, this is a work in progress I hope…

Better

I have been through a lot in my life. I’ve talked about this on here before but I thought I’d say again to give anyone who may read this who is in a similar situation that there is hope.  A few years ago I was in very bad way, I hated my life and felt…

I’ve taken the plunge 

The bullet has been bitten. GULP! Last night I finally did it. I took the first step. After two years of work, of writing, editing, fear, heartbreak and determination I finally took the plunge. I have sent my sample chapters of my book to a publisher. Now the waiting begins. This one is a test…

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 closer…

Journeys End – Chapter Two

[Note: Thank you for the response to the first Chapter of my novel. Here is the second chapter of the Three that I will be posting on here. I hope you like it. Chapters One,  Three  & Four can be found here]   Chapter Two   It was six weeks since the night when I…

Pending Fatherhood & Fears

This week is a big week for me in my life. As I’ve said before in my posts, my wife is pregnant with our first child and to say that I’m a little nervous would be the understatement of the century. We had a scan this week, and I got to see the wee one…

Getting Older

Tomorrow is my 32nd birthday, and I don’t feel like a proper grown up. I don’t know if anyone ever does but for years I’ve been waiting for that moment to hit when suddenly I feel different, but its never came. I’ve been through a lot in the last 12 months. At the beginning of…