Thunder and Lightning

Nightmare Realities

The illness crept up on me full force when I was reminded over an awful night that happened almost a year ago...wow, it's almost a year ago now...one year...12 months...52 weeks...365 days ago. Can I even call it an anniversary? Surely that day doesn't deserve to have an anniversary? Nevertheless, the date is fast approaching and I can… Continue reading Nightmare Realities

Thunder and Lightning

Raw

Hands tense, gripping what they can. Trying to stand tall but everything is crumbling. Heavier weights to try numb the even heavier pain. But it's falling away. It's being ripped away. It hurts. Oh it god damn hurts. The pounding starts. The voices come running. Whispers turn into screams. Walls back up but still spiralling downwards.… Continue reading Raw

A Touch of Rain, Sunny Days

#NotAllMen but #YesAllWomen

He was clearly making advances. It was clearly indicated that this was headed to the bedroom but I knew I didn't want to do anything. He told me he didn't have a condom and suddenly relief poured all over me. If he didn't have a condom then I could use that as an excuse to… Continue reading #NotAllMen but #YesAllWomen

A Touch of Rain

I Was Spiked Last Night

Well, there's an attention-grabbing title. Nothing  else can sum up the thoughts spinning in my head right now about my world that was literally spinning last night. I went to a house party with my housemate, Tom and it was perfectly normal but true to party style it got hectic. I'd had a tough day… Continue reading I Was Spiked Last Night