It’s been a while

On the weekend, I met someone I hadn’t seen in years. He looked just as shocked to see me. It’s amazing what the years can do to one. In his mind, I was probably still the little tomboy always in shorts, climbing trees with his brother and making noise,. But when he saw me, wow,…

Alone on a desert island

It had been an especially long, hard night at work and thankfully, the last for a good week and a half. I was psyched for my holiday. I practically collapsed into bed the following morning having barely made it through the night. It was a dreamless sleep and when I woke up I was quite…

The need to write more

I really need to start writing more. I’m so full of ideas but when it comes to putting it down on paper it’s a problem.  This thing they call “writer’s block” is so real. I have all the time. It’s a sickness now. Must go out and do something I have never done or meet…

I’m more sick than you

You know when you’re really tired and your body is plagued with aches and pains and all you want is a shoulder to cry on? Then that person comes and says: “I’ve had a headache for the past two weeks and when I went to the doctor he asked how I managed to survive the…

This is not actually about me, is it?

There are some days when you really just want to vent and all you really need is a listening ear. Then you talk to that one person who really just wants to talk about themselves. “How are you?” suddenly turns into “I haven’t been able to sleep because I’ve been over thinking how absolutely fabulous…