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Cyclical meanderings…. part 12…. What’s Next?

12th July 2015 | 3 Comments

She sits on her front balcony, a balcony that won’t be hers in a few months from now, holding a glass of whisky, ashtray to her right, cat meowling at her feet, and wonders. What’s next What’s next for you my darling, the door is finally closing on the remnants of your old life, and […]

Slivers of life

26th June 2015 | 0 Comments

summer sun, bronzed skin black, white, red and silver, spinning around my body green all around late night whisky, souls meeting laughter, joy, music stolen kisses, random encounters friendly routine, building connections delving into minds, sharing realities Tuesdays suck touches of family life a great friend discovered wonderful feelings closeness, reality, depth past, present, future […]

A note on passions

22nd June 2015 | 0 Comments

Why do our passions seem to fade as we age? One of the things that I love the most about spending time with children is how they are passionate about everything, everything is new to them, their little minds scream out for discovery and they see the beauty and joy in whatever they come across. […]


4th June 2015 | 0 Comments

A glance eyes lock a slight smirk gliding by, neck craning to follow the moment passes thoughts tumble energies entwine return a smile cheeks flush names exchanged her hand, like silk sipping nervously on a straw, bubbles rise a word, a laugh, an invitation dance alone and together the distance between, ever smaller sweat mingling, […]

Full circle

23rd May 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s nice to be back out here in Victoria, a place that I wrote about a few times three years ago, a special place for me. Also, the place that he died. When I tell my story, I often say that he went to Victoria and never came back, I came back instead. After my […]

Cyclical Meanderings…. part 11…. Pills

5th May 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s a thought I’ve had before, just came into a bit more clarity today. I take a lot of medication¬†each day, and I’m heading to my pharmacist tomorrow to renew my prescriptions and add yet another pill to my daily routine. Granted, two of the pills I take are for my back problems, I could […]

What do you want?

25th April 2015 | 0 Comments

I met this really cool chick randomly at a show recently, hit it off (in a fully platonic way), found myself at her place a week later enjoying a couple bottles of wine and a lovely home cooked meal, and chitchatting non stop like I have a habit of doing. As seems to be more […]

Catalysts and gratitude and closure

20th April 2015 | 0 Comments

There’s an old adage which goes something like: Each person that comes into your life does so for a reason, either you will change them, or they will change you. It all sounds lovely and pretty and spiritual, but when it comes down to reality, there can be a lot of pain involved in this […]

Cyclical meanderings…. part 10…. Happy Second Birthday Dawn

28th March 2015 | 0 Comments

I’m a few hours late, sue me…. I’ve been wanting to write a two year post all week, started a few times at work, never felt like it was going the way I wanted to, forgot about it, usual stuff. So I’m just gonna write, see what comes out. For those who know that my […]

Cyclical Meanderings …. part 9….. moving on

1st March 2015 | 0 Comments

Almost every day I sit down to write, half thoughts come out, I start examining something in one direction and my mind twists it around, usually to something self judgmental. So I stop Flush the piece Try again the next day…. Never sure what I want to focus on I read things I wrote the […]