Review: Dementia,My Darling by Brendan Constantine

Brendan Constantine’s enormous talent and style are instantly recognisable in his latest poetry collection. His ability to play with words and ideas are, to me, unrivalled and his work is right at the top of my list of living poets. I wish it were possible to give this four and three quarters stars. Some ofContinue reading “Review: Dementia,My Darling by Brendan Constantine”

Need a word association generator? These are free and better than your average thesaurus . . .

My favorite of the three is Visuwords™ online graphical dictionary — “Look up words to find their meanings and associations with other words and concepts. Produce diagrams reminiscent of a ne… Source: Need a word association generator? These are free and better than your average thesaurus . . .

Review: “Different” Frank Mundo

‘Different’ is a fantasy story for teenagers. It really is a different sort of story and examines the feelings of and reactions to being other than the people one mixes with in everyday life. Frank Mundo takes a 12 year old boy on an emotional roller coaster journey in this highly imaginative and well writtenContinue reading “Review: “Different” Frank Mundo”

This point on my Journey

I am not fighting this disease. I am not winning, I am not losing. It is a day by day living – enjoying the happiness, not letting the very hard and difficult times overwhelm me. It is acceptance of what is, not ignoring it nor dwelling in its awfulness. Managing the pain becomes a habit.Continue reading “This point on my Journey”