Tag Archive: Life

Backpacking Sri Lanka

A few photos from a week’s travel around South and Central Sri Lanka, including places like Galle, Weligama, Ella, Nuwara Eliya, Kandy and Colombo.  

Casa Colombo and interesting Feng Shui

The rain is pouring down outside the open windows at Casa Colombo Hotel. Inside, I am comfortably curled up into a big rotting arm chair with a large mango lassi. The large ceiling… Continue reading

Sleepless in Sri Lanka

In a hotel room in Colombo, I escape the world for a while.  So much has changed, I need to reassure myself. I am here. I am alive. The last few weeks in… Continue reading

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

Familiar feelings

I wake up without an alarm, in my childhood room. I can’t remember when I last slept a full night. Still I feel slow. Still sad. My mother comes sit at my bedside… 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

Skiathos & Skopelos, Greece

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

Don’t sit and wait

Don’t sit and wait. Get out there, feel life. Touch the sun, and immerse in the sea Rumi

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