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Anna’s Poem

By Anna Jeavons / 22 May 2019 / Comments Off on Anna’s Poem

How did it get here? She thought as the judge delivered A life for a life Her body quivered The cold metal around her wrists Please mum don’t cry as she leant in for a kiss Now she will only see her from behind these walls Pretty fitting Anna thought as she walked through the halls The…

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drifting back

By Anna Jeavons / 22 May 2019 / Comments Off on drifting back

murky memories slide in daily about my muddled stint here last time i grasp on fearful but well -prepared wasted in a run -down bar every -night for a month a twisted fling with the main dancer from the twenty -four hour club days on ecstasy with the thai guy and not leaving his bed…

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A Young Man Cries

By Anna Jeavons / 22 May 2019 / Comments Off on A Young Man Cries

Full of despair a young man cries Feeling the only answer is that he must die   As he looks around, no hope do we give Failing to provide him with a reason to live   We condemn him for the drugs but we fail to realise As we consume our booze we’re just hypocrites…

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Stigma

By Anna Jeavons / 22 May 2019 / Comments Off on Stigma

We’re not credible, are we? We’re stupid we’re crazy. Once you get that diagnosis hospital stay put on that medication well you’re not to be taken seriously. I could cite the research we are more likely to be in danger than a danger to anyone but that doesn’t fit into what you think you know.…

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Winter cold

By Anna Jeavons / 22 May 2019 / Comments Off on Winter cold

I feel the cold winter’s hand Sliding up my back With my hairs erect. A heightened awareness Calm yet chilling The feeling I’m not alone A creaking door A drip from a leaky gutter A crackling noise outside in my yard Deafening silence The fire place chills down My warm bed just turned to ice…

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What Happens If I Stop

By Anna Jeavons / 22 May 2019 / Comments Off on What Happens If I Stop

Click. Click.

Two clicks to release the pen,
Touch top of margin then begin…

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Can I Bring A Friend (metro)

By Peter Monk / 26 March 2019 / Comments Off on Can I Bring A Friend (metro)

There is a voice that’s deep inside me It’s right there in my head It has control of what I do And everything that’s said I don’t always like what it makes me say Or tells me how to behave But I can’t make it go away no matter how I’ve tried So before you…

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