A year in people #99 – my ex-husband

I forgive you. The words were loud and clear in my head, and it caught me by surprise. Almost involuntary, it felt like they had come out of nowhere. But the words were unmistakable. I forgive you. I was sat on a stool, leant back against the cool side of the building looking out intoContinue reading “A year in people #99 – my ex-husband”

A year in people #90 – Mum

“Do you fancy a day out Mum? Just the two of us? Let’s go do something.” She looked suspicious; it wasn’t something we often did. “Maybe a walk around Clumber Park?” I picked her up in the car, and as I drove I chattered away about nothing but I had a knot in my stomach.Continue reading “A year in people #90 – Mum”

A year in people #81 – Michelle

“Hi Michelle, sorry for the late notice but I’m going to have to cancel tonight. I split up with M yesterday and I’m not in the best state to meet I’m afraid! It’s all still a bit new and I have quite a lot to sort out. Hoping to stay in Christchurch though so hopefullyContinue reading “A year in people #81 – Michelle”

A year in people #78(3) – A

Continued from Part Two “What would you say to us going out? Like properly? I want to be with you.” It was a quandry. I didn’t really want to go out with anyone. But I loved being with him. “Why can’t we just keep it as it is? Enjoy it for what it is. I’mContinue reading “A year in people #78(3) – A”

A year in people #31 – Rihanna

Want you to make me feel Like I’m the only girl in the world Like I’m the only one that you’ll ever love Like I’m the only one who knows your heart I turned the music up LOUD and cracked open a beer. It was thirteen days since I told my husband I wanted usContinue reading “A year in people #31 – Rihanna”