Essay – The Sadness of the King – an analysis of ‘The Last Unicorn’

“Moominland in Winter (is) as good an evocation of clinical depression as you’re ever likely to encounter.” (Will Self) Long ago, or so we are told, there was a king and his name was Haggard. He roamed the world searching for things which made him happy, for nothing ever did – or at least, not … More Essay – The Sadness of the King – an analysis of ‘The Last Unicorn’

Random Thoughts

I have thought long and hard about whether to include this on my blog and I have finally decided that I will. It’s a collection of thoughts, written over a fairly long period of time on all sorts of different subjects but predictably, depression comes up a lot. This is as personal as my writing … More Random Thoughts

Poem – Lost

At some point I Got lost The where and whys don’t matter I just got lost, Disappeared, And was never Heard from Again There is a loss inside us all, Which can’t be fixed, And mine was paramount, Writ large, Expanded in a black hole Until there was none of me left, Nothing to find, … More Poem – Lost