Category Archive: Deep Thoughts

The greater plan

We had a plan. We were in it together. Until I made other plans. The decision had been growing like a storm in my head for weeks, maybe longer. A whisper that had… Continue reading

Make light

I wake up with a heavy head. Not because of a wild night out (I wish) No, rather a lurking notion of yesterday’s evening. Sleepless tears over a cup of tea, with you… Continue reading

Let it happen

The sky has been crying for days. Sometimes a light weeping, misty drizzle, a sad but solaced surrender.  Sometimes a ripped up, heavy-hearted, downpour. There have been moments when the clouds have cleared… Continue reading

Start: writing

I haven’t slept, and what does it matter now. It’s a new day and there is so much work to be done. But it’s cold and gloomy outside. So I just lay here,… Continue reading

Ane Brun – Still Waters

Breezy beach thoughts

I find myself on a beautiful beach, with a name of many vocals, on an island in Greece. On my one side, the turquoise water gently laps the shoreline, where tourists and locals… Continue reading

Magnet messages

We don’t sleep. We toss and turn and worry. We get up and open the window when the room gets too hot only to get up and close it when the street outside… Continue reading

A silent summer sigh

The last breath of July came as a silent sigh. This is the summer that never happened. But I embrace the change of season, despite autumn arriving about a month too soon. This… Continue reading

Koster Islands (Sweden)

We met up with Lee’s parents that were visiting from Australia, caught a ferry over to Sydkoster – South Koster Island, on the Swedish west coast and stayed in a cabin without running… Continue reading

Back on track

July came and we were faced with a test. We fought and we failed. Some nights, I don’t remember sleeping. There was a heat wave, a storm that had to break, in order… Continue reading