#ME TOO

What does #ME TOO mean?  It’s raising awareness of the fact that sexual abuse is very prevalent in our society.  #ME TOO means that me too has been sexually abused.  As a very young child by my babysitter. An American film producer has just been exposed as a...

Friends…a poem.

Meredith Gibraltar writes a poem about friends.  It is for her book Martha.  Cheers! I want to tell you everything. But how can I friend? I first have to know how you’ll react. My secrets are so dark. It will help me heal to tell you. Do I dare?  Will you...

I love…a poem.

Meredith Gibraltar writes a poem about love.  Her blossoming love.  Cheers! I love.  I dare. What will it bring me. Pain and despair? Love and warmth? Safety and protection? Somehow I think that if I love then I am protected. This is wrong. If I love, I have warmth...

Courage…a poem.

Meredith Gibraltar shares a poem called Courage…it is for her first book Martha.  It hints to some of the dilemmas she faces on a daily basis.  Cheers! I fear.  I stand. I stand before my fear, scared. It takes all my courage to face my fears. I face my fears...
My writing journey…

My writing journey…

Meredith Gibraltar writes of her progress in her book Martha.  The main character has met an interesting man.  Only time will tell whether he will be important.  Slowly the book continues and is almost finished. Martha meets James.  He is a retired policeman and knows...