Oh for the sweet, glorious, infuriating, unpredictability of life.
There is so much to be said for the glory of feeling at home in yourself, in finding comfort in your own company.
What does ’empty’ mean to you? Does it speak of possibility, or fill you with dread?
Culling and packing, unpacking and culling and packing.
Right now it doesn’t feel like this can end with both of us alive. Either a vital zip will break, or I will.
Once upon a time, I had some feelings.
So I wrote a letter.
Then a poem about writing that letter.
Now I am writing a blog post.
So it’s a post about a poem about a letter about some feelings. You get it, right?
This wallet was handmade in Takaka, Golden Bay, bought with Christmas money from my grandparents. Now it is unable to keep things safe; it cannot hold them tight.
Halfway through this series you are probably struggling to understand what the hell is going on. Let me attempt to explain myself.
The animated film Frozen, released in 2013, is currently the world’s ninth highest-grossing film of all time. Yet few people have heard of the original Snow Queen, written by Hans Christian Anderson in 1844.
This necklace has been mended so many times, I can’t remember it’s original form.
Still have the entire Twilight Series gathering dust on your bookshelf? Same.
The Ebeneezer stone in 1 Samuel 7:12 was a sign of how far the people had come. It was a symbol of the journey they had taken so far; a signpost between where they had come from, and where they were going. What do I do with my memories? Do I wrap them up in…
1.(personal name) Earth, Earth mother and wife of Rangi-nui – all living things originate from them.