Monthly Archives: October 2014

No distance left to run

The jarring sounds of the alarm wakes me up at 6 am, if that was insufficient reminder there is the cold wind that hits me as soon as I step outside my apartment this morning, reminding me that the vacation … Continue reading

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The race has been run

It’s an absolutely beautiful day in downtown Los Angeles, where thousands have gathered to run the rock n roll half marathon. Here I am among this crowd with 2 of my best friends who stand with me on this early … Continue reading

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I want to fly away

It is one day closer to my half marathon. As much as I would love to sit here on the rooftop of the hotel watching the sunset and the waves crashing, I put on my running shoes, turn my music … Continue reading

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What is life without food & friends

“I am not a glutton, I am an explorer of food” Typical vacations generally involve a lot of exploring on my part, but for once I decided I am going to actually enjoy a vacation. Well I know that little … Continue reading

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Baking a storm

It’s Friday night and I am sitting down to write while the brownies and apple tart continues to bake.  The music plays in the background and I am in my baking world, which is always my favorite part of a … Continue reading

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Prisoner on a plane

I sit here in this plane, seat belt on, confined to my corner unable to move feeling like a prisoner staring into the abyss.   As much as I enjoy traveling, exploring new places, I am not fond of plane … Continue reading

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What a wicked game to play, to make me feel this way !

What a wicked game to play, to make me feel this way. What a wicked thing to do, to let me dream of you. What a wicked thing to say, you never felt this way. What a wicked thing to … Continue reading

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Road trips and friends

The smell of beef stew simmering in my kitchen permeates through my apartment, making me nostalgic for a moment for the beef stew my mum makes. This has been a wonderful weekend with a friend I have not seen in … Continue reading

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Mother nature hears my plea

The full moon is peaking from behind the trees, lighting up the dimly lit street, while I sit outside enjoying this oddly warm fall day out on my porch, trying to write.   This morning I woke to the strangest … Continue reading

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Friends will be friends

I am who I am, like me, love me, take me, leave me.                                                       … Continue reading

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