A gasp of delight

Wow, it’s 2015!  How is it 2015 already?! The Christmas break has been lovely, but it’s drawing to a close and I have only one more day of leave left.  An ideal time for reflection, I suppose. This past week has been a balance of productivity and running errands, down time and solitude, trying to … Continue reading

You have this effect on me, you do

Yet another Sunday night; the end of a weekend; the careful balancing between having too much to do and having too little to do; exhaustion on the one extreme, loneliness on the other. Strangely, I think I feel both exhausted and lonely.  Or perhaps not lonely, but heavy hearted.  Rationally, there’s no reason to feel … Continue reading

Everybody’s changing

It’s been a while since I’ve blogged, but I think the ingredients are right for more regular blogging.  I have the internet in my apartment!  I’ve started to journal daily again!  Hopefully, that will remove the creative and technological blocks that were preventing me from blogging. As I’m writing this, I’m listening to Everybody’s Changing … Continue reading

does it ring true it does

I just re-watched A Single Man and loved it, again.  Just like the first time, it’s put me in a contemplative mood.  I still remember watching that movie for the first time at Cinema Nova and gushing to a friend about it afterwards.  It feels like it was yesterday, but the movie came out in … Continue reading


I’m back in Sydney and up early due to jet lag.  It feels good to be be back.  The trip was wonderful, but it’s nice to be back to the creature comforts of my apartment. I thought I would be blogging a lot over the trip, but I didn’t end up blogging at all.  I … Continue reading

Solitude, or loneliness?

I’ve just had another day all to myself.  Solitude, or loneliness?  Those words are similar, but with such different connotations.  I’m not sure which of the two is more accurate. It’s been a really intense time at work.  Really, really crazy.  3am, 5.30am finishes.  And I feel spent.  I’m only just starting to feel human … Continue reading

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