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I Am Lost

I am lost in the world of my thoughts Thinking of anything and nothing It’s a mess up there And I don’t know how to sort it out   People say I am very quiet They don’t understand the noise in my head It’s a storm clashing with ships It’s a hatching of an egg…

Book Review: And Baby Makes Two

*Warning: Contains Spoilers* “Getting what you want is only the beginning.” I finally read And Baby Makes Two by Dyan Sheldon. This mildly light hearted yet extremely realistic and hard hitting books is one of my favorites. Dyan Sheldon has a way of connecting with her audience and really being able to describe a teenage…

The Pouring Rain

The rain pours outside As I look out of the window Of the abandoned building I once called home No one is here now To watch it with me To hold me When the thunder scares me No one shouts out That the dinner’s ready The dark grey clouds Look angry and alone They cry…

Devastation

With words lapping like waves on the sand I don’t understand the fire in my heart It feels like a rows of buildings collapsing from the sky Like a puzzle made by a child And here I am standing in the mist of it all Wondering where it all went wrong   This urge to…

Book Review: The Kite Runner

*Warning: Contains Spoilers* “And that’s the thing about who mean everything they say. They think everyone else does too.” The Kite Runner is Khaled Hosseini’s first book which was published in 2003. This book is why I went on to read A Thousand Splendid Suns and did a review for it that you can read…

Coursework Drama

For my English Language and Literature exam I have to do some coursework. For the coursework we have to write an original piece which is then marked and graded. It’s actually really difficult and this year’s coursework is really stressing me out because for some reason I cannot think of a realistic situation involving a…

I Am Scared

I am scared of what I’ll find Behind the closed doors I’ve been hidden from I am scared of the stories I’ve heard about the world I can’t stay ignorant anymore I have to go out there But I’m scared of what’s out there Inhumane is in itself an irony Mocking, teasing, suicide Abuse, rape,…

Book Review: A Thousand Splendid Suns

*Warning: Contains Spoilers* A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini is an incredible book about two women from different families and different backgrounds who are forced to suffer the same fate as a result of unfortunate events. These two women go on to form an extraordinary bond and fight for their freedom. Unlike Hosseini’s first…

Back To School: The Stress Awakens

Okay so I’m just going to admit it, going back to school sucks. Honestly, I am excited to see my friends and I love the subjects I do but school can really be such a drag. First of all the waking up early part really sucks, then you have to do boring things like sit…