17 St. Phillip Street – A Belated Introduction-

I’m compelled to RELBOG this post. So many people are so afraid of what they don’t understand. It can be a bit scary and I’ve also had feelings about what should I say and not say about a person that has an illness I don’t and don’t know much about. to sum it all up. We are all humans. The only way to conquer fear is to educate yourself and open up your mind. A little effort and research goes a long way.

Art by Rob Goldstein

Art by Rob Goldstein -A Belated Introduction-

A few weeks ago I began to post sections of a story tentatively titled 17 St. Phillip Street. The central character is named Bobby.

Bobby is what I was called as a teen and is also the name of one of my alternates.

What makes this story different for me is that 17 St. Phillip Street is a Bobby story told in third person.

Bobby usually tells his stories in first person and the stories are based on real events.

The primary reason for this belated introduction is that I realized that Bobby lives in a different world from the world of the average 19 or 20 year-old in 2016.

The world we live in is shaped by the Bobbys of 1971 and those who opposed them.

Bobby belonged to a youth culture which was also known as the Counter-Culture.

Cannabis and mind altering…

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About Daisy Willows

'Words are my everything' - Jon Wayne . A writer of poetry, stories, stage scripts, fiction, border line poetry & freestyle works, Music reviews, Guest Features/interview & shout outs. She is also passionate about raising anti-stigma & awareness for Mental Health. A trained co-facilitator in Wellness Recovery Action plan by Mary Ellen Copeland Natasha goes by many moniker names-Daisy Willows, bahtuhkid, GOAT2Bdazee. She has had a colourful life. Travelled. Natasha co-owns a second-hand clothing & accessories business -La Bella Bijoux Ltd Natasha was born in South Africa & is a French national. She currently resides in the UK Natasha Bodley holds a postgraduate in the Humanities. A BA in Myth in the Greek and Roman worlds & Advanced creative writing. She also holds a Foundation degree in Acting performance. She is currently working on her first novel (semi-autobiographical creative non-fiction). She has published one short story on Amazon called 'Number one' Connect with Natasha Collaborate with Natasha & feel free to Communicate her too. Light, Peace & Love!

Posted on 2016-03-24, in Uncategorized and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. wwwpalfitness

    I pressed this on my site:)

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