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A deeply personal and candid voyage through the lessons and challenges that have moulded his understanding of the human min and its profound influence on our lives.

Absent, Present and everything unpleasant


Through an intimate exploration of the human experience, the author sheds light on the darkest corners of our minds, inviting readers to join him on a journey of self-discovery, acceptance, and healing.

Navigating the complexities of mental health, the author draws from his own life to expertly blend poetry with gentle, actionable thoughts, crafting an invaluable companion for anyone experiencing the seemingly endless cycles of emotional turmoil.

With a compassionate voice that resonates deeply, this blend of poetry and prose is both a balm for wounded souls and a beacon of hope through difficult times.


Absent, Present and everything unpleasant

Ben Hodgson

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