Tag Archive: Gratitude

I am happy, I am alive

Another year older

It’s ten minutes after midnight and hence my 31st birthday. Happy me!!! 🙂 Last year on this day I was celebrating my 30th with a crazy team of travellers on Gili Trawangan, outside… Continue reading

Where the past is ever-present

Summer really lingered this year, but slowly it had to give way to cooler air and calmer evenings. I couldn’t have wished for a better end, or a better beginning, depending on the… Continue reading

On top of the world

This summer keeps on giving. And I’m just bathing in the light.  

Slap-kiss me

Sometimes I just want to slap you hard! He said with a smile before he leant down and kissed me. I was complaining about being emotionally stressed out, showing my friend around the… Continue reading

What a day to be alive

Lyrics to “What a day to be alive” by Greg Laswell What a day to be alive What a day to realize I’m not dead What a day to save a dime What… Continue reading

Diving into the sky

I must have been a bird in my past life. I love heights and I love travelling. And yesterday, as I dived into the sky from a plane, 10 000 feet above ground,… Continue reading

A day on solid ground

This morning; a thousands migrating birds, on a straight path across the sea. The only witnesses; me and the fishermen. Today; a free day spent strolling the beach, chilling out in the luxurious… Continue reading

The (Southern) paths we cross

The truck has arrived the coastal city of Swakopmund, an old German colony sometimes claimed to be more German than Germany itself. I think it looks pretty African with its palm trees and… Continue reading

My heart is packed and ready to go

It’s the day of departure. My bag is packed, my boarding pass is printed. I have booked a place to stay for the first night, a spiritual little retreat in Ubud, right next… Continue reading