The change

The air is chilly. Something has changed. There were no fireworks, no announcements…just a simple glance downwards to spot the lone golden leaf adorning the evening pavement. Trees will soon be bare and sunsets will arrive just that little bit earlier. And so comes the change. The carefully packed boxes in my lounge suddenly make…

Gone fishing

  I didn’t know if it was the beer, the blazing sun, or a combination of the two, but I suddenly felt sleepy out on the river bank. It was nice to be away from the city for a few days, and for the first time in ages, I felt my mind soften around the…

Rainy Tuesday

Tuesday evening rain splashes down onto cold pavement. It has been like this all day and looks set to carry on into the night. As the door to my office clicks shut behind me, I breathe deeply and watch my umbrella pop open…and so begins the commute home towards drawn blinds, soft lighting and a…

The final burst

The final rays of golden sun shine directly onto my face; it is too bright to see anything in front of me. And so, blinded by the light, I close my eyes and feel the warmth gently embrace my entire body. I love evening sunsets; everything slowly winding down for another day. Lost in thought,…