My little book of moments

When I started my blog over two and a half years ago, I had no idea that the journey would change my life, forever. I┬ávividly┬áremember the first time I hit the ‘Publish’ button. Suddenly the words were no longer just inside my heart…they flew out into the world for all to see. Since then, I…

Morning chatter

  Sunday morning, and a chorus of Wood Pigeons call in the distance. It is the first thing I hear as I wake. Still dozy from sleep, I listen as one repeats the same three notes over, and over again. Then another joins in, this time with five. It is all I hear until they…

Homeward bound

As the train speeds through the tunnel, music floats into my ears. Scenes from earlier splash into my mind and begin to overlap: My friend’s sweet little boy roaring like a monster, her lovely twin daughters randomly discussing Hula Hoops, us reminiscing about days gone by, and the rain that began to fall lightly over…

Just visiting

I used to think I had just one pace in this city when I first arrived…Two decades later, I’ve discovered another. There are times in our life when all we can do is let go and allow the current to take us where it will. With nowhere else to get to for at least another…