“There is more power in unity than division.”  -Emanuel Cleaver

A single face

Curly hair,

Drawn upon now dampening paper.

A picture which means so much…

From a time when I were so little.


(Please do not copy or reproduce this poem without permission)


There is a new 25 word (25 and under) writing competition on the theme of Childhood; it may be a real account or fictional piece and the deadline is the 15th of January .

Every entrant shall have their work published and blogs linked to, except the winner who will be linked to for a fortnight.

To submit an entry, please send me your piece using the contacts section at the top of the page or email me at:


Thank you for taking part!