I believe that everything happens for a reason and that adversity when used properly can helps us grow and become more of who we really are. I like to take my painful, frustrating and sometimes silly experiences and put them into verse and I hope...
This is part of my story. The "Why" bit: a non-systematic, non-chronological cosmology:
- An apologetic, not a polemic,
- A wander through the stuff of life,
~ as I tripped over some bits,
~ found ways of seeing around others.
Malcolm Fraser was famously misquoted, and incorrectly accused of arrogant heartlessness, when he said, of a certain difficulty, " Life wasn't meant to be easy ...". Few got his point, for he assumed incorrectly that the hearers knew the rest ...
A Christmas ghost story is a great British tradition and this ghost story is set in a bright, white, clean hospital on Christmas Day. What could be more scary than that?