The Journey Begins

People say writing is easy. You sit on your ass and write about whatever stupid thing crosses your mind at the time and get paid for it. They laugh at me when I say I’m a writer. “Writing is not a real job”, they say, “find something meaningful to do with your life”. How wrong…

Are dreams telling us something?

For the past few years, I’ve been patiently waiting for my hair to grow. Now it’s long enough that it almost gets to my elbows, but I want it longer and it grows excruciatingly slow. I stopped trimming it, I took months of vitamin supplements (during which I noticed significant changes) and I tried different…

January’s Quote

A hundred failures would not matter when a single success could change the destiny of the world. Arthur C. Clarke

Fire

As we couldn’t find someone available to fix our main heating system, we had to put the fireplace to work. As soon as the wood started crackling and the room filled with smoke, I remembered the magic of winter and the soothing sounds of fire. I could stay like this forever, away from the noise…

Good stories can fire up the soul

The heating system broke, right in the middle of the winter season. It is so cold, I can feel my frozen eyelashes touching the skin around my eyes as I blink. The only things keeping me warm are hot cups of coffee or tea and good stories. Who needs fire when I have Janet Fitch’s…

Dead silence

After everyone left and you find yourself alone, the reality of what just happened hits you. Being busy with preparing a funeral and all didn’t give you the chance to actually come to terms with the loss, but when everything’s done and everybody went back to their lives, reality stops. Everything around you stops. Time….

Are you ready?

What do you want to move towards? How would you like to move? Can you arm yourself with enough patience and find the strength to complete your goals this year? Get ready for new adventures, embrace life with all that it has to offer, let fear knock on somebody else’s door. Set a meeting with…