I haven’t written in a while. And not just here, but in life really either, not like I used to. I used to love writing fiction, about fantastical worlds and experiences of my characters. Nowadays I feel more like I’m floating through life, drifting. I don’t have that creative excitement I used to have, staying […]Read more "A Pause for Breath"
Previous: I’m scared for you You left us on the 7th last month. It’s weird because it still feels like I can go visit you, even though my head knows that I can’t. I spent so much time not admitting to myself that you where dying that now that it is all over I feel […]Read more "Letters to my Loved Ones – Untitled"
We look up at the sky and wonder what it’s like up there. For millennia humanity has been looking up at that great starry abyss, the unreachable lands of the gods. Come to the present day and we’ve made these first godly steps into the unknown. But enough with the poetry! We’ve been painting great […]Read more "What’s it like to live in space?"
You’ve always been one of the strongest people I know. Not in physical strength but in spirit. You’ve always fought for others with a stubbornness people can’t ignore, and I love you for that. I’m proud of you. But I’ve been scared. It’s been creeping up for a while now. Since I can remember I’ve […]Read more "Letters to my Loved Ones – I’m scared for you"
We often have a lot that we want to say to our loved ones and we never get round to saying it. Our lives take over, the little things feel more important at the time and we forget to say what we really want to say. These will be the letters, notes, little forgotten moments […]Read more "Letters to my Loved Ones – Introduction"
Sometimes when things go bad, they all go bad at once. You get pressure from all sides, stress from dedications and responsibilities, emotional turmoil and other curveballs which take you by surprise. Know this though: don’t be ashamed to ask for help. Society has taught us to see ourselves as weak if we can’t deal […]Read more "On the Trials of Life"
Why are beginnings so difficult? Often we ponder and debate how to start things, when to start things what should come first and in the end spend more time thinking of starting then actually starting. What is it about them? Maybe we think that they must be important. As a beginning they’re the first steps […]Read more "Bare Beginnings"