Life’s Tapestry

You are not your illness You are not your worries, doubts and fears, It is all merely a thread in the fabric of your life’s tapestry, Loss, upset, shifts and tears, All simply a part of your history, One that is ever changing and evolving One that our future is still deciding, You are not…

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Life, Wide Shut

Close your eyes.Really close your eyes.What do you see?What thoughts are running through your head?Did you send that email?Did you hang the washing? Close your eyes.Really close your eyes.What have you lost?What have you cut off?What paths that you chose brought you here?What paths were chosen for you? Close your eyes.Really close your eyes.Is this…

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Eventually

Eventually,Time will keep goingEventually,Your heart will keep beatingEventually,The pain will keep fadingEventually,The wind will keep blowingEventually,Your soul will keep soaringEventually,Your life will continueEventually,You’ll keep breathingEventually,You will keep smilingEventually,Water will keep runningAnd eventually…You will keep living -August 2002- R1

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Our 5 Favourite Childhood Books

Books! Books! Books! Between R1 and R2’s house, we probably could start our own library! If you’ve followed our blog, you know that we are MASSIVE book lovers! This love of literature began at a young age as our mother is also a huge book lover, because of this, we thought it was time we…

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In Her Eyes: Chapter 5 & 6

Chapter 5   Could I be hallucinating? My pulse was racing and my vision became blurry, my breath short, hooked in my throat. I stumble my way to the nearest counter and order a glass of water. Isabelle died three years ago, you idiot. You buried her, I think to myself. It’s not her, it’s…

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Book Review: The Bookseller

One of my resolutions for this year, was to get back to reading; I really enjoy it- but I can never usually find the time to dedicate to it. So, upon taking my daughter to the library, I decided to venture to the adult section and see what caught my eye. If I’m being honest,…

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6 Things I Wish I Knew About Adulting…

Let’s face it- adulting can be HARD…and I’m not talking, stubbed my toe hard- I’m talking I don’t want to get out of bed hard, deep pain in my chest hard. As we age, we hopefully mature and hopefully learn from our mistakes, sometimes it takes more than one attempt to get it right, but…

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In Her Eyes: Chapter 3 & 4

Chapter 3 ​The fifteen minute walk home and subsequent weekend, does nothing to satiate my anger towards Greg. Over the years, we’ve had disagreements and might not have seen eye to eye, but this was insulting. As I dress, I am firm on my decision to have it out with Greg, this time he had…

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