Category: Elle

For Elle

I never treat myself. You’ve told me. But when I do, I hunt for pennies, Stretched across weeks and months, Without ease. Then I surprise you. You show me. A life among millions, A wealth without numbers, Shrunk into words and lines, Like these. (Image: ‘Long Runs the Fox’, Dermot McConaghy, Belfast. Photo credit uncertain).

By Conor April 24, 2016 0

For Elle

If now you only remember, Making an effort, Trying to be yourself, Then the person closest, Has made you yourself. If you only remember, To make this effort, Say to them now, That person closest, “I’m not me without you”.

By Conor January 25, 2016 0

What did you learn from your partner in 2015?

I don’t have any resolutions for 2016, and my endless thanks go to my partner Elle – who is my inspiration and constant supporter in life – for that fact. Aside from some rough goals we like to recognise the ways of thinking worth taking forward and then see where the new year will take…

By Conor January 1, 2016 1