Well hello there, you. I know I've been relatively quiet recently (life stuff) and this blog post has been a long-ish time coming - Claire (From Claire's POV) was sweet enough to nominate me for a Sunshine Blogger award! Thank you. I didn't know this was a thing, but here are the 'rules': Thank the … Continue reading Sunshine Blogger Award & Nominations
If you know me, you'll know that I have something of an addiction to books. I own roughly 350 books spread across 4 bookshelves around my house, and I have absolutely no intention of stopping until I get my own Beauty and the Beast style library. Am I asking for too much? Possibly. Will I give … Continue reading #CurrentlyReading: How to Be a Woman by Caitlin Moran
So I've never written anything like this (i.e. thinking out loud) before, but hey - why not? I was going through some photos I took yesterday, and stopped at this one. It's nothing special, just a photo of the sea - something which we have in abundance here in Malta, a tiny island in the middle of … Continue reading Thursday Thoughts & T. S. Eliot
It was summer, and I was sitting down in my characteristically ungraceful way, when I suddenly felt a sense of absolute horror at the way my thighs filled the seat when I sat down.
Over the last year or so I’ve probably written and re-written and deleted this post a dozen times; maybe that’s because I know the whole subject of being alone versus loneliness is quite a sensitive one to many.