Sunshine glimpsed through a canopy of tree branches
Forest Trees GIF By Northwood Church

I walk slowly through the woods. The trees soar above me like nature’s cathedral, their branches clasping each other…

Glimpses of sunlight flicker above me in the canopy of leaves. A sudden shaft of sunshine highlights the silvery bark of a tree.

Birdsong drifts down to greet me…

The earthy…

Someone with OCD straightening shoes and boots
Reality Series GIF via GIPHY

I made a plan at the beginning of the month to only submit to publications this month. I knew it would be a struggle because of my OCD.

OCD isn’t just about being organised and keeping all your coat-hangers facing the same way.

A person’s head with lightning shooting off in different directions
Cropped version of Derek Nickerson34 CC BY-SA 4.0 via Wikimedia Commons

The first few weeks after the accident are a bit of a blur. Even now, all these years later, I still don’t remember it all.

I think it’s nature’s way of protecting us; nature always knows best, doesn’t it?

I clearly remember the conversation with the doctor when he said…

Kaz Rochford

I write about relationships and life experiences. I also dabble in poetry and fiction…

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