How To Feel Better About Yourself

To help yourself – help others. Today as part of the company charity day I helped out at Brixton Soup Kitchen, a service providing hot meals and clothing to those in need, including homeless people and people suffering with mental health issues. Of course my interest was to help those in need but strangely enoughContinue reading “How To Feel Better About Yourself”

What Does ‘Value’ Mean If You’re In Poverty?

With over 500 million people currently in poverty across the globe, materialism is but an abstract concept. Unimaginable to the people, who, through no choice of their own have found themselves struggling to survive.   When put into context it is  somewhat fortunate yet ignorant of us who complain about shops not stocking the rightContinue reading “What Does ‘Value’ Mean If You’re In Poverty?”

The Poetry of War

Below are two poems I have written which I may enter into an upcoming competition The competition challenges the writer to explore the concept of national identity, by responding to how it is portrayed in the works of WWII Poets. I chose Timothy Corsellis’ poem – News Reel of Embarkation  The antagonism between fighting forContinue reading “The Poetry of War”