Monthly Archives: July 2014

The Dark Side

[Spoiler if you’ve not read the books or seen Season 4 of Game of Thrones] . . . I just watched Oberyn Martell die a very brutal death. I’ve read the books, I knew he was doomed, but the detail … Continue reading

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Degrees of separation

You always, somehow inevitably, know someone who knows someone who knows someone, who… *insert anything* I just found out that I know someone who knows someone, who’s friends with people that have been affected horribly by MH17. That’s only three … Continue reading

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One to Rule them All

There is one rule that precedes all other writing rules: write every day. Unlike all other writing rules this one is not meant to be broken, stretched or bend. Yet here I am after five days without writing. I’ve thought … Continue reading

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Treading water

Did you know that someone who is drowning is hardly moving at all? The flailing about that we see portrayed on the screen is called aquatic distress, but no one is drowning just yet. The untrained eye will miss the … Continue reading

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Why you should care

There have been a number of things lately that I cared about enough to want to write about them. I’ve not tackled those subjects yet, but I will. I’ve never dedicated my blog to a single topic. There has never … Continue reading

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Making a life

It shouldn’t need Maya Angelou to remind ourselves of the things that matter above all. Yet, memory is such a fickle thing. And life often gets in the way of living. Which means reminders are necessary. I am making a … Continue reading

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A Journey to the Misty Isles

When Neil Gaiman is your guide for the evening, you’ll find yourself following where he leads. It’ll be a place you’ve never been, walking down a path you didn’t think could be. But whilst you marvel at the journey, you … Continue reading

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Proud to be

*Insert what you are proud to be* We are, all of us, a multitude of things. We may or may not be proud of any or all of them. Some things we chose to be, others we really had no … Continue reading

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