Failure

Failure

There are moments when I write something and I think, ‘Yes! This!’. And moments when I read something and I think, ‘Yes! That!’. And there are moments when nothing comes, and I feel like a failure. The highs and the lows and the expectations....
Heartfelt

Heartfelt

Don’t rush to feel what’s in your heart. Don’t try to analyse it and decipher it or rush through it. Just feel it. Sit there, and be with it. Confusion, pain, unknowing, joy. Don’t rush through it. It is there for your experience of it, not...
I hope that I can leave you a little better than I found you

I hope that I can leave you a little better than I found you

I hope that I can leave you a little better than I found you. It’s not ego, or the rescuer in me that hopes for this, because I do this for selfish reasons. Hoping I leave you feeling a little (or even) happier; or that I offer you some comfort or relief in your...
NYE 2017

NYE 2017

Whilst I’d love to write something profound on the eve of 2018, I find myself thinking, it’s just a date: an arbitrary measure of the passing of time which doesn’t really mean anything. Not so profound… In my search for simplicity this year,...
Freedom and Kindness

Freedom and Kindness

Oh, that sweet feeling of freedom when she ducked out of her responsibilities; when she sabotaged herself so she didn’t have to bear the weight of others’ pain; when she wasn’t ready to hold someone’s hand whilst they cried, so instead she...