Today marks the anniversary of the move to my current home. Time doesn’t just fly, that sneaky bugger, because there’s no way it’s been so long already! This was a move I didn’t want to happen. I felt totally unprepared, mainly because I had other plans. You see, I was totally in love with my… Continue reading Opening New Doors of Possibility
When I first moved to our current home, I was excited about the yard space. There was an area along the wall in the backyard that was void of anything; a blank canvas just waiting for me to let my vegetation imagination run wild! Now let’s make something clear – I have a brown thumb.… Continue reading What’s Growing in Your Garden?
Being married is an amazingly beautiful experience. Especially when your spouse is asleep or away for a few hours. *Happy dance*. Or when he surprises you with thoughtful gifts, cleans the house without being told, or whips out the massage oil because he knows you’ve had a particularly stressful day. There is of course the… Continue reading Don’t Get Married If…
I believe I can fly But can I really Soar Through Time Through Space Through Air? Fear Has me grounded dumbfounded By the flight-plan That's right Worried about Sight Being obscured I'm chicken Still sticking To the safety of this ledge Isn't this still living on the edge? Just a little? One jot, One tittle… Continue reading Bird on a Ledge
I’m a writer. It’s something that comes seamlessly for me; it’s my thing, my talent, my gift from God. It’s also the thing I struggle with. Let me explain. I’ve written multiple poems, started working on several books, completed scripts for wonderful plays and so on. Yet, the world doesn’t get to see any of… Continue reading My True Colour
I’d been a struggling vegan since 2014. In the name of health, I switched to a (mostly) raw vegan lifestyle. It was a bold move in the eyes of some, something they didn’t think they would have the capacity to do in a similar situation. For others, I was being ridiculous. Why else would I… Continue reading Where’s the Meat?
I had a conversation with a friend recently. She was openly frustrated about a situation which she had been battling for many years; one which seemingly got worse and worse. Based on what she shared, there really was going to be no change, as someone else was involved. That person was the source of her… Continue reading Don’t Expect More than a Grunt from a Pig
I’ve heard it so often it makes my ears bleed. ‘You work from home, so you have time,’ or ‘you can sleep late because you work for yourself.’ Oh, the ignorance! What most persons fail to realise is that being self-employed and working from the comfort of your home can be a two-edged sword. While… Continue reading How to be More Productive When You Work from Home