Ricky Gillies is primarily a poet and occasional short story writer with a fondness for melancholy and alliteration.
poem by Ricky Gillies
A poem about the fear of long-held superstitions.
story by Ricky Gillies
From above, an observer contemplates what he sees below.
An alcoholic writer finds himself in a curious situation.
Uncertainty and confusion about what it is you feel. A poem about love and lust.
A poem about loneliness and sorrow. Knowing that no matter what, when human friends let you down you can always rely on books.
A poem about how destructive the human race can be to itself and the environment.
Without sleep, early in the morning, thoughts race around your head.
A poem about searching for a quiet place to call your own, to read, to write, or sometimes just to think.