Just smile

Just smile at your memories of home those secrets hidden behind doors that made you so weak and restless to run away

I believe in love and Wonder Woman

In case you hadn’t already guessed, today I went to see Wonder Woman at the cinema. I have read so many reviews about what a wonderful movie this was but none of them prepared me for just how fantastic! There was so much to love about Wonder Woman – Gal Gadot is my new favourite…

Liking yourself makes others see your beauty

Liking yourself makes others see your beauty, the shimmering of stars in the night sky, where dreams float through the universe; you will find me standing in the shadows of the moon, my fingers making the silver sounds that express what my voice cannot say; I see the way they look at me, I can…

Love yourself

Love yourself Whoever you see in the mirror Or feel inside Or feel what other people see Under different masks Self confident and unsure

Thursday fragments 19

I met Mum outside school at the end of the day. ‘Hurry up, Molly,’ she said. ‘We have to meet the truck at our new house.’ She was so anxious to get going that she didn’t even notice that my dress was dirty and smelled like smoke. I climbed into the car and squeezed in…

Thursday fragments 18

I started school the next day while Mum and Dad tried to find a house to rent.  It was just like starting my first day of kindergarten all over again. I sat there looking at my feet while Mum talked with the school headmaster. He looked like he was a hundred years old and as…