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more to say

Just stand up and take a breath and let the words come out your mouth.  You have more to say that you are letting on,  you have more to say that your heart racing and fingers sweating would have you believe.    There is always been more to say, conversations that I finish in my […]

you said breath and life stood up

You have never ever given up You have never turned your back on us You said light, and light there was You created all that was, You said breath and life stood up, You are God and great above it all.   You are more than we’ll ever know You give life and life to […]

soft snow flakes

  it snowed on christmas day. winter is here. the wood store is going low. the layers are adding up…5 long-sleeves today and counting.  i am simultaneously loving the cosy evenings and dreaming of the sun-soaked spring days that are coming. r/  

in the rear view mirror

You look different from this angle, through the rear view mirror as the ’06 turns to ’07 and the memories are all that I have to see. 2016, you look different; different lines are showing now, different moments and revelations are showing their faces as I look back through the glass. You weren’t easy to […]

i hear the drums echoing tonight…

“it’s going to take a lot to drag me away from you” You have taught me more than I can express; you brought us all together under fairy lights with good coffee, food and the perfect dance party. Maybe the best reason to get on a plane, to celebrate the two of you. R/

those two tiny words

I don’t want to pack. The task of laying out everything I need for two months on the floor, and then trying to fit it into a suitcase that only weighs 23kg is not something that makes me jump out of my bed and rush to do. How am I meant to know what to […]

not until you look behind 

It happens so quickly this time thing. The seasons change behind you as you move through day to day and suddenly it’s ‘how many weeks until you fly?’ ‘When are you coming back, are you coming back?’ And ‘how do we finish this well’. The summer crept up on me this year, somehow the endless […]