Suicide Prevention Week


In this year of lockdowns,
It’s important now,
More than ever,
To look after your health,
***
If you are feeling down,
Or just a little blue,
Or in need of some help,
Reach out to those who love you.
***
People would rather you,
For the rest of your life,
Than to hear a minister,
In 15 minutes sum up your life.
***
If you are in that dark place,
Stop and take stock,
Think of those who love you,
And miss you if you were gone.
***
Suicide Prevention Week ends tomorrow,
But the pain will carry on,
Look out for friends and family,
And help those you can.


If you need help or know anyone who does talk to a medical health professional or in the UK you can call the Samaritans on 116 123 or check out the NHS site here: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/suicide/

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Just An Ordinary Day


For so many that day,
started like any other,
The daily grind,
The city bustle.
***
The same was true,
For the four crews,
Who were just up there,
Doing their jobs.
***
The world watched in horror,
At what humans could do,
An act of pure hatred,
Against no one they knew.
***
Now 19 years on,
The memory is still raw,
The skyline is different,
Cannot let go what we all saw.

Signed Copy of MelonCollie Ravings of a Dyslexic Poet (Hardback)

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