Tag Archive: Books

If I woke up, completely healthy?

‘What would I do if I woke up one morning completely healthy?’ The words are Kristian Gidlund’s, the drummer from Sugarplum Fairy, the poet, blogger and author of ‘I kroppen min’, the beautiful… Continue reading

In your own little library

Everyone of us is losing something precious to us. Lost opportunities, lost possibilities, feelings we can never get back again.  That’s part of what it means to be alive. But inside our heads—at… Continue reading

Cheers blend with tears

There is a buzz from inside the bar Like a bee, stuck in jar There’s all sounds of chatter Inside of my head Cheers blend with tears Morfar is dead 3 days until… Continue reading

How forgiveness budded

I wondered if that was how forgiveness budded; not with the fanfare of epiphany, but with pain gathering its things, packing up, and slipping away unannounced in the middle of the night. From… Continue reading

I would have cleaned up

I’m sorry. I didn’t know you were coming or I’d have cleaned up a little more. My life, I mean, not just the apartment. From “The Time Traveler’s Wife” by Audrey Niffenegger

Silently loving

…let us risk remembering that we never stop silently loving those we once loved out loud. From The Dance – Oriah Mountain Dreamer

Under the cover

  Perhaps why I love books Is because I fancy the idea Of so much emotion Composed and contained Just waiting to be released

Take me there

Take me to the places on earth that teach you how to dance, the places where you can risk letting the world break you heart, and I will take you to the places… Continue reading

Happy in the sand

Happy. Just in my swim shorts, barefooted, wild-haired, in the red fire dark, singing, swigging wine, spitting, jumping, running – that’s the way to live. All alone and free in the soft sands… Continue reading

When you want something…

When you want something, the whole Universe conspires to help you realise your desire. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho