Glenn Merrilees

Glenn Merrilees
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I'm a 48 year old scotsman and a mental health awareness activist. I'm also a multi- award winning multi- published (NOT self published) poet. i have read my work at conferences all over Scotland,
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Recent pages by Glenn Merrilees

A poem dedicated to the memory of one of the greatest men that ever lived, Nelson Mandela.
This is the follow up to Lady H and is fiction as well.
Afictional story of a drug addict who loses everything because of his addiction. i perform this and the follow up "prison" on youtube, the idea being to scare children away from even trying drugs.
A story i wrote for my grandchildren with a moral edge too it.
A story i wrote for my grandchildren with a happy ending and moral values.
A poem about the scurge of Scotland, the dreaded midges.
This is the follow up to great, great uncle Albert, a true story. the original is an award winner.
A poem about the injustice in modern society where pensioners struggle to heat their homes and feed themselves, where we give extra money to junkies and alcoholics.
The story of Hillsborough and the search for the truth.
A poem to thank the Lord for saving me from sin. blessings come in all guises and not all of them obvious.
A story of how i was struggling with alcohol and found my faith again.
This is a poem written for the love of my life, a lady i have been lucky enough to have been with for the last twenty three years.
my experience of suffering with depression and poor mental health.
A poem about the stigma surrounding mental ill health.
This piece is based on my experiences of suffering from poor mental health and epilepsy.
A true story of a traumatised man who murders his children.
this was written for a family legends competition, my family was pretty ordinary so i created this character.
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