The Aria of She

“The library is inhabited by spirits that come out of the pages at night.” ~ Isabel Allende Well... the last few days have been a wild ride, to say the least! It's taken a while to sink in - denial has been doing it's thing, big time! - but I think I'm finally beginning to … Continue reading The Aria of She

Taking the next step…

"Never look down to test the ground before taking your next step; only he who keeps his eye fixed on the far horizon will find the right road." ~ Dag Hammerskjold I've been looking down for the a long time. Questioning everything. Picking and pulling myself apart over and over again. Convincing myself that both … Continue reading Taking the next step…

The Realm of Reflection…

"All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us." ~ Gandalf, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, J. R. R. Tolkien I woke up this dreary, grey morning with the word "Time" in my head. Unsurprising, perhaps, it's New Year's Day, after all; … Continue reading The Realm of Reflection…

Down Memory Lane…

"Creating is living doubly." ~ Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus and Other Essays I said in my very first post that my blog would not just be made up of my thoughts and feelings on topics, but of insights into my creative process and tit bits about the Origin universe in anticipation of my … Continue reading Down Memory Lane…

Welcome home…

"He has achieved success who has lived well, laughed often, and loved much..." ~ Bessie Anderson Stanley In 5 days time, it will be exactly a year since my first breakdown. Although the last 12 months has brought more than one of those, this was the significant one. This was the one that turned my … Continue reading Welcome home…