I’ve Been Quiet

The inside of my head has been quiet.

Not much going on (Author’s photo)

Maybe “quiet” isn’t the word. Maybe it’s more like a screw you’ve tightened a little too much.

Clamped down hard.

It’s like “the world is too much with me,” to steal a phrase from Wordsworth (and then alter it). Of course Wordsworth was standing on the precipice of the Industrial Revolution and not loving it, and I’m only standing on the…



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Nancy Daley

Artist, food-worshipper, grouch, retired psychologist and uni lecturer (Human Sexuality). Currently running for Queen of the Universe.