A Divorce Party?

      There’s a growing trend in the US for a divorce party at some point after the divorce is final and they seem to be catching on and gathering strength in the UK too. Whilst I understand the significance of celebrating the fact that this unpredictable period is over, I’m not entirely sure I get wedding ring coffins and black iced cakes with plastic icons of dead grooms perched on the top, but it seems the commercial wheels still turn even for the most morose of life events. The Read more [...]

MEV Shares Her Letter ” A Beautiful Journey”

    "A Beautiful Journey" is a letter which I have typed out that my favorite shelter worker wrote me this morning, on my final day living at this women’s' shelter. It is words that can help us all. Enjoy My dear MEV, Your journey is the journey of a beautiful woman who inspired and gives compassion and ideals. I admire your strength even when you carry burdens and hardships. I admire your commitment to make things right and your ability to move forward and round up energy, even where Read more [...]

42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Twenty Six | Tomas and Alis

    42 Seconds of Happiness | Chapter Twenty Six | Tomas and Alis Warning some episodes have strong language!         Published on Mar 16, 2013 WritersImprovStudio The seeds of the future lie buried in the past. Flashback: 'Tomorrow will look like today,' said Tomas in the very first scene, which initiated our long-running storytelling experience, exactly a year ago. Alis has just received scary news from a blood test, and she is convinced that this is the Read more [...]

“The Ungrateful Bitch and The Fat Rat Bastard”

    The ungrateful bitch And the fat rat bastard Got together for a while   Their marriage was a disaster Even worse when they brought in a child All they had snowballed downhill faster More of a curse than a blessing stockpiled   Delight could have changed a rat bastard If that ungrateful bitch just smiled Vile, he sought to re-cast her Out to sea with the witches exiled Riled, she fought the fat bastard Corrupt now they both were beguiled Enticing a devil to master…   …A Read more [...]

Inspirational Quotes #9

Inspirational Quotes #9 "The human spirit is stronger than anything that can happen to it!" - C.C. Scott "An honest enemy is better than a friend who lies!" - Paul Chucks "Sometimes, you need to be alone, not to be lonely, but to enjoy your free time being yourself." - Unknown "A very good friend pointed out this New Year is for leaving the old habit behind for good! Just have faith in yourself to do it..." - Unknown “Aim to make a positive difference in someone’s life every single day….” Read more [...]

“I Don’t Live On The Edge”

    I don’t live on the edge   Good thing I don’t live there Even with my buttons pushed To the edge is like my cupboard’s bare   Empty probably best describes My panoramic hedges Oh sure I might seem edgy Tough and rough around the edges I don’t live on the edge Otherwise if I should fall No one would be there to catch me And I would regret Life after all     Follow me on Facebook Tony Haynes Check out  these and some of my other books Read more [...]

“Reverse Psychology”

                 “Reverse Psychology”     Reverse psychology accelerates Emotions to fast forward Convincing them true hell awaits Our eyes as they look toward God’s mythology through pure debates Not worthy of attention It is God who daily demonstrates That with His intervention In an apology one separates Our blessed ones from our cursed Nipping in the bud – the dire straights…   …Psychology reversed       Follow Read more [...]

Additional Tips on Getting Over Your Ex

It can still be hard to bury all those memories and move on with your life even if you decided to end the relationship especially if they cheated on you. I have put together some Additional Tips on Getting Over Your Ex,  I have used to help me get past the loss of a relationship. Write it Down - When you have issues with your ex and you feel you must contact them now, DO NOT CALL or TEXT MESSAGE them at that moment. Instead, get a pen and paper and write it down (or type it on your computer) Read more [...]

“A Poem With Two Titles: Cut The Cord & Weaned”

                    “A Poem With Two Titles: Cut The Cord & Weaned”   Cut the cord according to your Own desire to be weaned Remove you before you are Demeaned   Claim the sword Of Camelot Romance the guillotine Defend a dream, a dreamer and be weaned   Cut off completely from anything Outside love’s glory Ripped away neatly from every thing Derogatory   Carve out accords supporting your Opposition Read more [...]

“Remember The Rice”

                  Remember the rice It was all so nice Comforting too Even though we didn’t know what hit us until it did   Rice engrained then strained us It became the same as the love that waned & detained us Conventionally in a pressure cooker Even when we couldn’t keep it under a lid   Rice was thrown at us by every spectator It was later high & dried Categorically denied Even in good riddance it would Read more [...]