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11 Beautiful Examples of Poetry in Music - The best songwriters have an amazing gift, to work beautiful profound messages in to their music and create songs that resonate with audiences for decades. This list counts down 11 times musicians wrote truly poetic words and worked them in to their music. These are all artists and songs I really admire. Let me know …
13 Reasons Why. Analysing Hannah’s Poem. - 13 Reasons Why is the hottest thing on Netflix right now. The show, based on the book of the same name, tackles the subject of teen suicide and the specific reasons why the protagonist, Hannah, chose to take her own life. I WIll BE TALKING ABOUT POINTS FROM SERIES 1 EPISODE 8 SO POTENTIAL MINOR …
14 times poetry was used in awesome movies. - If you know me, you know I love poetry and films. One predates the other by thousands of years but in this day and age they are becoming increasingly similar. Here is a list of 14 times films used poetry to awesome effect. 14. 22 Jump Street Oscar Wilde said “Imitation is the sincerest form …
How to beat writers block. Six useful tips for getting rid of writers block - It is the greatest fear of all writers, those days when you just cannot get your ideas out on to paper. I have created a list of the most useful tips I use when I am experiencing writers block. 1. Get outside Imagine, you have been sat for hours staring at your laptop. The blank …
How Poetry comes to me. Answering some of your questions about poetry. - How does poetry come to you? This is probably the question I am asked the most. What inspires me to write? And how do I decide something is worth writing about? Honestly, for me it has become impulse. I used to sit down with pen and paper with the aim of writing about a specific …
What does depression feel like? My experience in overcoming mental health issues -   Today is World Health Day and this year the focus is Depression. Worldwide, over 350 million people suffer with some form of depression. 350 Million. That’s almost six times the population of the UK. And I’ve been one of that 350 Million. I talk about it a lot in my poems because writing them helped me …
Thoughts of a Dying Youth Book Launch -   On the 21st March 2017 we celebrated World Poetry day by launching my debut collection Thoughts of a Dying Youth at Waterstones Brighton. There was a fantastic turn out and I could not be happier with how the event went. I want to say a big thank you to all those in attendance and …
To Aaron Dugmore - It is 4 years to the day since Aaron Dugmore took his life, aged only 9. I have written a memorial piece for Aaron and have today shared it online complete with a video. I remember writing this poem, an anti-bullying awareness piece; I was sat in my room alone mourning the loss of my grandad …
Top 5 Rap albums of 2016 - My Top 5 Rap albums of 2016 Before I get in to this list I just wanted to give props to the likes of Chance, Childish, Drake, Giggs & Kano. All of them came hard this year, and while I think they shined on individual tracks I felt the albums fell a little flat.   …
Welcome to my website - Hey there,   I just wanted to say a huge thank you for checking out my site and wanted to personally welcome you to my world. I will be using this blog section of my website to communicate with you, and will post regularly with updates from my professional life as well as small other …