I burn for you

Just gonna stand there and watch me burn Except you’re not, cos you’re here with me in the smoky dark, At this uncharted turn, and what comes next, we can never know All of the things I thought I knew, were never so Very complicated as this, which maybe goes to show This fiery life…

Building from Bullying – because sticks and stones could break my bones, but names could maybe kill me (#1000Speak)

As adults, we’re so lucky that we never have to rely on anyone else for our self-esteem, aren’t we? We are rational, self-aware beings who fully grasp that the only thing we have the right and ability to control is our own behaviour; that other people’s opinions are immaterial; and that no matter how we…