Zoned

Zoned out on a tram today, it took me a few moments to realise that next to me sat a woman with a huge bare belly rolled out over her …

Accent-orise

I found myself sitting at a table with a group of friends recently in an in-depth conversation about accents. How do our lives affect the accent we have? And why …

Traveller Vs Tourist

“Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, I thought. Travellers don’t know where they are going.” This quote is cited by Paul Theroux in his book The Tao of Travel from The …

The Snake Pit

Caution – this post contains traces of poison. As a writer, and, as a human, alive in the world, I have to constantly remind myself that I’m on a journey. …

Sunday Sesh: Many Moons

Today I saw so many amazing things: the super-moon, a vivid double rainbow, my nan. I’m keeping it short because sometimes there are no words. Just a feeling. An image. …

Rubber-band Thoughts

Your toes are connected to your leg-bones and your leg-bones are connected to your tail-bone and your tail-bone is connected to your skull and your skull is connected to your …