Helen Minazza holding huge copy of her latest book

A Little Bit of Light and Dark

A rollercoaster ride of poetry from light to dark and back again

Review of my first book …

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A thought-provoking and heart-stirring dance of words with meaning.
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Amazon star rating

“A Little Bit of Everything”
Rated 4.8 out of 5 on Amazon.co.uk

Poem of the Week

Bitter Sweet

It's a bitter sweet memory,
Your tender kisses upon my lips.
Your warm embraces,
And the night we first made love.
The passion we had, the love we shared.
The long dark nights alone together,
Warm and loving kisses,
And the tender I love you's.
The pain you caused as your lips left mine.
When you said goodbye to me,
You left me to pick up the pieces,
Try to mend my shattered dreams.
I see you now, around about.
With some new girl in tow,
You look at her with love filled eyes,
That used to look at me.
I am only in the background,
A player on the board.
You leave me to my dreams,
Of tender I love you's.

Short Story

The Necklace

She sat bolt upright, her heart pounding in her chest, not knowing what had awoken her. The alien surroundings added to her disorientation. Millicent sat on the pillow next to her, licking her paw demurely whilst oozing innocence. The memories of the last few days crowded in on Bronwyn as the fog of sleep faded …

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Chapter & Kirsch


Hello and welcome to the newest addition to my website: the blog!

A little while ago I started writing a story and sharing it with my friends. They enjoyed what I had written and asked that they be kept up to date with installments. I thought it might be easier if I put all the pieces...