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Bloggers Photo Bradley Smith is an independent author out or New South Wales Australia. He was diagnosed with schizophrenia and has been using his poetry as a way for not only therapy for himself but in the hope to help others as well. He has been writing since a child and has always had a love for poetry but has only taken it seriously over the last few years. His goal is to shed more light on mental health, addiction and other ailments that we face in our human condition. “I just hope to show people that in whatever they are struggling with that its okay to talk about and that they aren’t alone in their struggle” Bradley Smith

Split mind

Blog Posted:7/4/2022 4:33:00 PM
Well it has taken some time and a lot of stress, but I have finally published my first collection of poetry. Now, I am not expecting anything special from it, but it does feel good. Self publishing is hard, though it is something I will continue to do. Atm the ebook is still free for one more day, though if anyone does want me to run the free ebook longer, its something I would consider for a review or something. It has taken a long time to get to this point, and a lot of life moments. I deal with my addictions, my diagnosis with schizophrenia, and just life, if that interests you at all. Now I'm not sure what this blog is for, except some release on everything it took to get here. I hope also that you follow whatever dreams you have creatively, because despite it not maybe being a financial satisfaction, it is certainly a satisfaction anyway. Thanks for listening and I hope everyone is happy. Is writing. And is still inspired by life, no matter what!


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Date: 7/7/2022 10:27:00 AM
Congratulations on your accomplishment Brad! It takes a lot of work, and even courage for some. I prefer to support fellow poets/authors by purchasing reasonably priced books. Just let me know when and where ;)
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Date: 7/7/2022 8:59:00 AM
It takes a lot of work but you feel great satisfaction from the effort. Congrats to you, Bradley.
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Date: 7/5/2022 4:03:00 PM
Just for those who have read my book, I am working on fixing the format so it will look a lot better. Thanks for the read though
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Bradley Smith
Date: 7/5/2022 5:08:00 PM
Thank you for your kind words. If you would like a free ebook copy I think it is still available on amazon:)
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Hilo Poet
Date: 7/5/2022 4:40:00 PM
Bradley, I have read, "Schizophrenia and Split Mind," and they were quite engaging, -- embodying subtle hints of wit -- ingeniously done, my friend, Aloha~William
Date: 7/5/2022 2:00:00 PM
Congratulations, a wonderful accomplishment, Bradley!
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Bradley Smith
Date: 7/5/2022 5:29:00 PM
Thank you so much
Date: 7/5/2022 11:11:00 AM
Thanks guys for the support. If any of you could review that would be much appreciated. If not thats okay as well, and thanks again.
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Date: 7/4/2022 7:13:00 PM
Congratulations, Bradley. I wish you every success in your life and work. Glad to know you have published a poetry book. Keep the faith, man!
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Bradley Smith
Date: 7/5/2022 5:29:00 PM
Thank you
Date: 7/4/2022 6:40:00 PM
Superb! I just downloaded it and look forward to reading. I’ve read ‘The train’. My, my! Where were you hiding, Bradley? Wish you all the best and the zeal to conquer yet higher peaks, God bless
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Bradley Smith
Date: 7/5/2022 5:29:00 PM
You are to kind, let me know what you think,
Date: 7/4/2022 5:00:00 PM
Congratulations, Bradley. Where can we obtain the ebook?
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Bradley Smith
Date: 7/5/2022 5:30:00 PM
I hope its okay. Let me know what you think
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Mark Toney
Date: 7/4/2022 7:25:00 PM
Thank you! I obtained a Kindle copy and look forward to reading it.
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Mark Massey
Date: 7/4/2022 5:49:00 PM
Amazon Books - “Split Mind”, by Bradley Smith

My Past Blog Posts

 
Split mind
Date Posted: 7/4/2022 4:33:00 PM
The blank page
Date Posted: 7/2/2021 11:42:00 PM
Just what I have to say today
Date Posted: 6/2/2021 3:22:00 AM
Ups and downs
Date Posted: 5/16/2021 7:09:00 PM
Power to try
Date Posted: 3/16/2021 7:04:00 PM
Autumn fall
Date Posted: 3/9/2021 5:09:00 PM
To the broken hearted
Date Posted: 3/1/2021 6:53:00 PM

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8/6/2022 Which I like I do not know?art,blessing,cheer up,cou
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7/17/2022 The moons glare Free verseart,divorce,metaphor,poem
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6/29/2022 Free love Free verseabsence,beauty,longing,lo
6/9/2022 Withering petals Free verseallegory,deep,flower,poet
6/3/2022 Dirty laundry Free versehouse,literature,loss,poe
5/28/2022 Mental state Free verseaddiction,angst,men,menta
5/21/2022 Subway Free verseencouraging,environment,h
5/3/2022 Red wine part 2 Free verseaddiction,angst,conflict,
4/28/2022 Untitled Free versefor him,poems,poetry,poet
12/17/2021 Aquarius moon Free versepoems,poetry,poets,
12/11/2021 Thoughts in my notepad part 1 Free versepoems,poetry,poets,
11/17/2021 Glow Free verseencouraging,growth,hope,j
8/23/2021 A lovely reason to live I do not know?appreciation,feelings,hop
8/19/2021 Sunflower Free versedepression,flower,how i f
7/31/2021 Untitled 3 Free verseabuse,art,heartbroken,poe
7/30/2021 Hope fully Free verseappreciation,encouraging,
7/2/2021 Green mountain ferns Free verseappreciation,growth,image
5/30/2021 As I wonder draft Free verseappreciation,earth,growth
5/30/2021 Death of the innocent draft Free verseamerica,anger,dark,death,
5/16/2021 Life is beautiful draft Free verselife,light,mental illness
5/16/2021 Dark place draft Free verseangst,dark,depression,lon
4/20/2021 Tears for earl Simmons draft Free verseamerica,death,death of a
3/16/2021 Unlocked diary draft Free verseart,endurance,literature,
3/9/2021 Trial of the Chicago 7 draft Free verseamerica,anger,history,poe
3/3/2021 A broken home draft Free verseabuse,anger,angst,dark,de
3/2/2021 Higher self draft Free verseappreciation,education,gi
2/13/2021 The great reset Free verseangst,environment,future,
1/22/2021 The fight Free verseextended metaphor,film,fi
1/18/2021 Life like you Free verseappreciation,life,light,l
1/17/2021 Dancing while it rains draft Free verseappreciation,mental illne
12/22/2020 Shadow of a man draft Free verseintrospection,metaphor,po
12/14/2020 Get you by Free verseappreciation,light,poems,
12/8/2020 The lotus flower draft Free verseabuse,blessing,character,
12/8/2020 schizophrenia draft Free verseanger,angst,judgement,men
12/7/2020 Untitled Free verseangst,nostalgia,poems,poe
11/26/2020 To be a man Free verseage,i love you,men,people
11/24/2020 Hell of a night Free versedark,night,poems,poetry,p
11/24/2020 Live to tell Free verseangst,anxiety,grief,intro
11/20/2020 Biggest mistake Free versefor her,growth,hate,pain,
11/20/2020 When the river runs dry draft Free verseabsence,growth,poems,poet
11/16/2020 Every part Free versejoy,love,poems,poetry,tha
11/9/2020 Invisible people Free verseabuse,poems,poetry,prejud
11/3/2020 Letter in blue Free verseappreciation,for her,i lo
11/3/2020 Resilient in Rhyme Free verseamerica,poems,poetry,poet
10/27/2020 The sun Free verseappreciation,happiness,po
10/21/2020 One day Free versepeace,philosophy,
10/20/2020 Gratitude Free verseinspiration,lonely,perspe
10/19/2020 Untitled Free verseangst,poems,poetry,poets,
10/19/2020 That's the way it is Free verseconflict,me,poems,poetry,
10/13/2020 Simple man Free verseart,beautiful,beauty,i am
10/12/2020 The battle Free verseanger,angst,poems,poetry,
10/11/2020 Today I ride alone Free versebeautiful,poems,poetry,po
10/10/2020 Spring Free versebeach,beauty,for teens,po
10/9/2020 As I write my way to freedom Free versefreedom,longing,poems,poe
10/9/2020 The draft Free verseart,character,poems,poetr
10/8/2020 A poem a day Free verseconflict,poems,poetry,poe
10/8/2020 This dirty room Free verseimagination,introspection
10/7/2020 It doesn't hurt to try Free verseappreciation,heart,inspir
10/7/2020 Sometimes I cry Free verseblue,character,conflict,d
5/23/2018 The world Rhymepoems,poetry,poets,
5/23/2018 Pressure Rhymepoems,poetry,poets,
5/23/2018 Smile Rhymepoems,poetry,poets,
5/22/2018 Pills Rhymepoems,poetry,poets,
5/22/2018 Anger Rhymepoems,poetry,poets,
5/22/2018 Life that I live Rhymepoems,poetry,poets,
5/22/2018 Ring Rhymepoems,poetry,poets,
5/22/2018 The Pen Rhymepoems,poetry,poets,
5/22/2018 Ice baby Rhymepoems,poetry,poets,
5/22/2018 Insight Rhymepoems,poetry,poets,
3/19/2018 writers tears Free versepoems,poetry,poets,
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