Chaos

Permission to be Sick

When I’m sick, I tend to keep pushing on. My head tells me this is counterproductive but this other unreasonable and stubborn part of me only hears, “LA-LA-LA-LA”. I was forced to see the doctor yesterday, not because my head finally won that battle, but due to a work situation. He listened as I described…

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A Poetic Adventure

Do you ever march straight out the front door, Without an inkling or idea of what is in store? . When you hit that point where you’ve just had enough Do you just let things go, and stop being tough? . Should you go right? Should you go left? Should you set out and just…

Travel Escapism

Shambolism and Escapism

I don’t often have days that I wish I could rewind, do over or totally skip, but today, no doubt, would have to be one of those shambolic days. Instead of taking a deep breath and salvaging what I could from the mess, I longed to escape. So I popped my “take-me-away” music on high…

Glasses

Organised or orderly?

I used to live under the misguided impression I was organised. One day, I woke up and asked myself, if I was so organised, why am I so far behind on almost everything? Then I had an epiphany. My behaviour and tendencies were not so much about being organised but about being orderly. What is…

Heart

Project Life 365 – A Slice of January

Photography has become a growing passion especially since I started using Instagram in June 2011 and also joined my first of 19 photo-a-day challenges. This year, I felt the need to take a fresh approach. I didn’t just want to merely snap an image along a theme. I wanted to mull over the theme and…

Me Today

Searching for breathing space

Hello dear readers. It’s been a while. I almost can’t believe it’s close to a month since my last post. It’s February already! After writing about my new blogging direction, inspiration and personal productivity seem to have slowed right up, photography included. Maybe it was “The Jinx”. I never believed in “The Jinx” until I…

Journey

Another bend in my blogging journey

If you’ve followed blogs for a while, you will inevitably notice that bloggers tend to have epiphanies somewhere along their journey about their purpose for blogging, the direction of their blog, their branding. I started this blog to create and connect mostly through my writing. I grew up with the thought of possibly being a…