Category Archives: friendship

In Spite Of

Despite continuing to feel as though my lungs have been stuffed with wire wool, my torso has been smashed into pieces by a heavyweight boxer and the weather is personally attacking my by dropping to temperatures closer to zero than … Continue reading

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A Trick Of Time, A Change Of Faces

The heart is a powerful organ yet infinitely fragile at the same time. My own has been pushed and pulled over the past few days courtesy of many factors: leaving behind my beloved in beautiful California to come home to … Continue reading

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Lovely As A Landscape In A Dream

Monday. This is Monday. This is not a drill, it really is Monday (and anyway a drill is a powertool and a Monday is a day of the week so they’re not even the same sort of thing). This is … Continue reading

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People In Motion

People travel for many reasons. Chickens cross the road to find out why people keep making jokes about them. Sir Edmund Hillary went to the Himalayas because they were there. Dora the explorer’s reasons seem self-explanatory. Over the last couple … Continue reading

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You Know I’d Give You Everything I’ve Got For A Little Piece Of Mind

Yuck. No, I haven’t just seen a Conservative Party orgy, I feel like yuck. Overnight I seem to have developed spacey yuckness in the brain place plus ouchy yuckness in the shoulder places plus scratchy yuckness of the eyes plus … Continue reading

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Sorry We Hurt Your Field, Mister

Two and a half hours. That’s how long I managed to interact with the outside world today. Not a very long time for any of you I’m sure but considering how locked away I’ve been this last week because of … Continue reading

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To Boldly Go*

The last few days have been about pain, insomnia and the fear. They have also been about loving support and kindness so while I have struggled to cope with the difficult stuff I have been helped through and lifted by … Continue reading

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