In March I was asked to take part in Mothership, a parenting roundtable show made for the Nurture Channel. The theme of the discussion was how divorce affects children. I hope you enjoy it and would like to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments.
As men we can face pressure from ourselves and society to be ‘tough’, to not show emotions or ‘weakness’. Here’s a few thoughts on why I think that’s a load of old bollocks, and why it’s so important to challenge this, with suicide being the leading cause of death among men under 45. Enjoy!
I hope you enjoy reading this series of poems as much as I enjoyed the challenge of writing them.
The latest post in the ‘Moments That Made Me’ series comes from author and blogger Charlotte Underwood. Charlotte describes how marriage changed her, and how and why it was such a defining moment for her. You can follow Charlotte on Twitter @CUnderwoodUK and visit her blog at https://charlotteunderwoodauthor.wordpress.com I think that most people would say that their … More More Than a Happy Memory
I feel I need to add a note here: this poem is a reflection on some of the causes of anger that I see in today’s society, and is not a representation of my personal views.