Open my eyes Like bottle caps To see the truth within me Alcohol, Open my eyes to see beneath. To see beyond my eyes, Open my eyes the great relaxant. Open my eyes be’ond the end, Beyond my end.
I have written and rewrote this introduction a lot, more times than I would like to admit. That is because it is difficult to start anywhere with E. Rachael Hardcastle. Notice how I haven’t called her an author yet? This is because she does a lot more outside writing, she is interviewing authors on her… Continue reading Author Interview: E. Rachael Hardcastle
It starts with a craving For a cigarette Then the emptiness rips the heart inwards. A suffocating hollow That swallows and sinks. Then the plunge into the sheets, To bury oneself, never arise and pray for annihilation. Because sometimes suicide is too daunting an act. No one is here to pick me up either… Continue reading Endless End
HC Maree is amongst one of the most talented authors I have had the pleasure of reading. Her novel The Prodigal is a literary beauty comprising of passages that could make you weep, masterful prose, intense detail and memorable characters. So when I had the chance to interview her I couldn’t let it go to… Continue reading Author Interview: HC Maree
In 2012 I was in a band and this is lyrics to one of the songs we wrote then. This was my verse.
If you aren’t new to this blog you know how much I have been raving about poetry books Fuckery and Fuckery 2.0 by 17-year-old Amy Moretsele. Impressed and intrigued, I decided to get to know the mind and the person behind Fuckery so I contacted Amy and sat down to interview her about her work… Continue reading Author Interview: Amy Moretsele