Bloom

I placed each stem carefully in the water filled vase and rearranged them until all the buds were evenly spread out and set them on the table before heading to bed. Once I slipped in between the cool sheets, I stared up at the ceiling with echoes of the week’s heart-breaking news ringing in my…

Prime location

Friend: “So, do you like your new home?” Me: “I really do. I guess it just takes a while to settle somewhere new” Friend: “But all your boxes are empty now – It’s done.” Me: “My things are all out but I haven’t even started with the emotional unpacking yet!” Friend: “Hmmmmm…… Fancy a cup…

Seeing in the dark

They say that if you are blind, all your other senses are heightened… A good friend of mine had taken me to a restaurant for the evening on a recent trip to Berlin. This was no ordinary eatery however as I was soon to discover… We sat expectantly in the dimly lit bar and ordered…

Breathe

I knew it was going to be one of those days as I stood there this morning in my swimming trunks, having forgotten my padlock for the locker. After getting re-dressed, I trundled back up to borrow one. And this really is how the rest of the day went. Just the right amount of challenges…