So what is Ginz&Tonic? A glass of gin topped up with tonic and a slice of lime? Ummm – think again! Ginz&Tonic started life as a unique year long poetry challenge from 2013 to 2014 to blog a poem a day – yep that’s one poem every single day for 365 days – in the attempt to raise awareness of arrhythmia and syncope conditions. Since then though it’s been such fun coming up with all these poems we’ve just never stopped!
So who is Ginz?
Well that will be me – or Gini – loosely coined poet, Mum to the Fab4, host to 3 resident cat and lover of life generally. In the grown up world I’m a psychologist with particular focus on cognitive behavioural coaching methodologies and at present undertaking advanced training in health behaviours and wellbeing. Away from study though, I’m partial to a drop of gin (all things in moderation) but more relevantly here playing on the nickname my Dad gave me, aka Ginz.
Well come on – it’s an obvious pairing really isn’t it? Or if you want to get techie it’s the stressed syllable in the word but go on we’ll sit happy with the bubbly quinine water and sit back, feet up with a glass or two of something to enjoy what hopefully will be an enjoyable, sometimes funny, sometimes serious, occasionally thought provoking but always entertaining read!
Go on! You know you want to! Over 1000 poems are just this click away! 🙂
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