Using Your Vocal Stories To Self Publish A Book Using Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing
Introduction This story is assuming you have set yourself up on the Kindle Direct Publishing platform on Amazon, if not check here. It is important that you set up your bank details to be paid
To Be Grateful
I sometimes have a problem with people expecting others to be grateful for what they have, when they are in fact struggling to hold things together, and I often feel like that and I am sure that others do. Every so often someone does something that you never saw coming and when that happens to me I do feel an immense sense of gratitude, I really do. So this has happened recently, and this latest thing has inspired me to write a short form villanelle one being grateful.
My Time In Prison
A Little Background To My Sentence My Crime? I was made redundant around the turn of the millennium. I got a small redundancy payment and tried to get by on that but it didn’t last all that long as I had just bought a house and had a mortgage to pay so needed to find some way of keeping my head above the financial waterline. What was I going to do?
Another poem inspired by my Muse's love of the ocean and mystic creatures adn mythology. 🌊🧜🌊🌊🧜🌊🌊🧜🌊🌊🧜🌊 As Long As The Moon Is In The Sky As Long As The Sun Will Always Shine And As Long As We Are Friends And More The Waves Will Always Caress This Shore 🌊🧜🌊 As Long As The Silver Moon Does Rise After Helios’ Chariot Leaves As Long As The Sea Is Silver Blue The Waves Will Always Come Here For You 🌊🧜🌊 Standing On Silver Shimmering Sands You Will Always See White Surf Waves Land Mermaids Live There Bringing Bright Magic Oceans Atlantic and Pacific And As Long As We Are Friends And More The Waves Will Always Caress This Shore 🌊🧜🌊🌊🧜🌊🌊🧜🌊🌊🧜🌊
Introduction The hashtag #BetterTogether was part of the initial Vocal Social Society manifesto and mission statement and working together and supporting each other is a great way to make progress and build things, but we all have to take part and do things together.
A Star In Texas
A sonnet for my wonderful Texas Rose. ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ Your Smile Brightens My Every Moment Your Sweet Voice Is The Most Beautiful Song I Love To See You When You Come Home And A Day Without You Is Far, Far Too Long ❤️ You Are My Star In Texas, Prairie Rose Sweet As Honey, And A Wonderful Love We Share Our Music But Sadly Time Goes So In My Dreams It’s You I’m Thinking Of ❤️ I Love How You Always Care For Others Family, Friends Your ChildrenAnd Mother Spending Time With You Brings Me Love And Joy I Love To Hold You, What A Lovely Choice Our Moments I Treasure To Never Pass And True,You Are My Sweet Star In Texas ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️
A Sprinkling Of Northern Soul
A Sprinkling Of Northern Soul In The Wigan Casino This may not mean anything to our transatlantic friends, but Northern Soul was eventually centred around Wigan Casino., but The Golden Torch in Stoke and The Twisted Wheel were important.
Another Concrete Island
Introduction This is a short story inspired by “Concrete Island” by JG Ballard (my favourite author) and something that happened today to me on Two Ball Lonnen in Fenham where I live, I was in a position and I thought what if… well read the story and you will get the gist.