Beware of Snakes

“Watch out for snakes” three people told me on the first day of my new job. “Be careful where you walk” okay, fair enough. “We think there’s a big tiger snake that lives underneath the building near the pathway” said a third person. Okay, now, I was starting to get really nervous.

Learning to Fly

Remember when you crawled and walked when you babbled and began to talk. Remember learning to ride and falling from your bike, scraped knees and cries, there was both fear and delight. Remember escaping into books, so excited to read wanting to grow as you strived to succeed. Remember falling in love and your first … More Learning to Fly

Focus on your dreams

I had a dream the other night that I left my bag on a tram. The doors slammed shut and I couldn’t get back on. As the tram trundled off I ran after it, frantic, knowing that my purse, my phone and identity had all gone with the tram. And I wouldn’t get it back.

Making Memories

When I started my blog I never thought much beyond my writing. I never thought that I’d make the connections that I have and that those connections would become friends. And I never dreamed thst I’d meet them in real life. But that’s what’s happened. Last week I met two bloggers and I feel like … More Making Memories

New Horizon

What an apt theme for The Daily Post Photo Challenge this week.  As the year draws to a close, I’ve been reflecting on how long and difficult a year it’s been. It reminds me of the photo below with stormy clouds and a tumultuous sky. A horizon that felt like it was going on forever, at … More New Horizon

Blessed Project 

I’ve been keeping a Gratitude Journal for the past five years. It’s become like a best friend that I check in with every night. And when things are tough, it helps me to focus on everything in my life that I have to be grateful for, no matter how small or large. This month Susie Lindau … More Blessed Project