The Most Depressing Day

January is a tough time for a lot of folk, especially us up here in the northern hemisphere. Though the winter solstice was over a month ago, the days don’t seem to be getting any lighter. Our vitamin D levels are dwindling and our skin is pasty and dry. It’s cold and miserable outside. All…

Wholly Oneself

For me, one of the biggest paradoxes in life is society’s view of a person that is alone. The person is either viewed with pity and sorrow such as the poor old lady all alone on Christmas day. Conversely it can be seen as a great triumph, such as the stoic man bravely exploring the…

Easy Peasy Lemon Squeezy

I’m currently having a crisis that is a first world problem at it’s very finest. I’m sharing my conundrum with you because I’m curious to know if others ever feel this way.. My current life crisis is exactly this: life’s too easy. Don’t get me wrong, I love my life and I enjoy it. However I…

Life Lessons

I feel like a lot of my life has been spent dreaming, planning, procrastinating and hoping that one day I would be brave enough to bring my dreams to life. I guess that can be one of the side effects of growing up in a teeny tiny village in the arse end of nowhere in…