love men poetry women

but otherwise

the smallest things

build courage

and in the distance

clouds roll across the sky

although parts of me

are an endless summer

i know when to wrap up warm

build you a fire

wood and words

save you from the monsters



and you’ll hear rumours

of demons and their part in

my education

but otherwise i am the oak tree

sheltering you from the storm

that you can sometimes be

By MBBlissett

Writer. Working on book-length projects and posting fiction and poetry here.

You can find more about me here:

Represented by SMART Talent Agency (

I am available for writing projects via my agent, Kelly and I look forward to hearing from you.

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