20-something writer of creative non-fiction, mainly short prose and poetry. North London born and raised (and yet to escape). Perpetually on the verge of either a breakdown or a breakthrough, sometimes both.
Manifesto: I do not write for you,
I write because I have to.
A list of previous publications can be found here.
Formerly known as The Magic Black Book
This site features upsetting subjects including suicide, self-harm, death and addiction.
Please approach this site (and its owner) with caution, sensitivity and an open mind.
I am not these things, but I suffer from these things:
EUPD/borderline personality disorder + bipolar disorder + psychotic episodes + chronic suicidality + fibromyalgia + generalised anxiety disorder + alcohol and drug abuse.
All written work © The Magic Black Book (themagicblackbook) / Treacle Heart (treacleheart) / HLR 2010 – 2019
All written work on this site is my own unless otherwise cited.
I do NOT own the rights to any images, artwork or photography featured on my blog unless I have stated otherwise.