MJ crept closer and closer. Bent double each step a study in silence. Nerves tingling with excitement awe and a tinge of fear he paused to quieten his breathing, a difficult battle against the energy pulsating inside. An unexpected sound made him duck and dodge around the corner. There it was. So close, and yet he could not go much further without being in fear of his life, literally. Continue reading
I want to know Mr Noah, was this what it was like for you, Continue reading
It’s New Year’s Day when Noah looks at the hammer in his hand and smiles as he Continue reading
It’s so dark, so dark, all around, there has been no sign of light for so long.
The days of terror have turned into weeks.
Overwhelmed. Wave after wave. Continue reading
As invading dampness in my clothes creates chaffing
I curse the terrible way this day is shaping.
Hugging my arms in close against the wind and the rain
I wonder if I’ll ever see home again.
Withdrawing in against the nausea and the fear Continue reading
God told me to defect and I know I have to go, but I can’t get past this one question: What do you pack for a defection? Continue reading
To my best friend
As I stand here next to you at the altar, on the threshold of a whole new chapter in your life I feel proud, I share your joy, I anticipate so many good things for you. And, and I dread the end of our friendship. Continue reading