I held my son to my chest, and I felt my heart swell with love. It's almost overwhelming sometimes; the way I feel such a pang of deep sadness intertwined into that pure, unconditional love. It's especially strong when I stand at my bedroom window, as the light of the day fades (or has faded)… Continue reading Shadows.
I remember the way I felt this time last year. The way the air felt, the white noise of something mechanical humming at night (I still can't figure out what it is), the way the lights across the city seemed crisper... It all reminds me, like the most wonderfully enchanting memory. There is no doubt… Continue reading This Time Last Year
I've been reflecting a lot lately. I've been trying not tear myself down for my mistakes as much as I have been trying to congratulate myself for overcoming other things. I've been looking back on purpose, but not to depress myself. Instead I have been doing it to uplift myself, and to encourage myself to… Continue reading Nostalgic
Meet Murphy, my 13 week old kitten. I originally thought I'd bought a female kitten and I'd named her Ophelia (I was really into Pan's Labyrinth back then) until a trip to the vets confirmed my suspicions that Ophelia was a male. His name was Cosmos until I settled on the name Murphy. He was… Continue reading A Memory Shared: Murphy