Muchness

Living each day much muchier

Enthusiasm between friends

I grew up in a small town in the hinterland of the Gold Coast. It was a beautiful, if quiet, life. I had two or three good friends, a smattering … Continue reading

June 22, 2018 · 1 Comment

Five strangers in Florence

A few weeks ago, though it already feels like another life, I sat outside in the warm Italian sun with the cityscape of Florence before me. I was slowly getting … Continue reading

May 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

Hanging out

Why don’t we hang out at each other’s houses anymore? Do you remember when you were young and you had no money? Maybe you had a bike or parents who … Continue reading

November 13, 2017 · 1 Comment

Romantic friendships

We forget that the sweetest joys are found in the simplest acts: hugs, laughter, quiet observation, basic movements, holding hands, pleasant music, shared stories, a listening ear, an unhurried visit, … Continue reading

June 14, 2014 · 2 Comments

Familiar faces

Life is partly what we make it, and partly what it is made by the friends we choose. Tehyi Hsieh Familiarity breeds contempt, they say. Familiarity gets a bad rap. … Continue reading

May 19, 2014 · 3 Comments

I share therefore I am

Social media has infected the world with a sickening virus called vanity. Kellie Elmore You are what you share. C.W. Leadbeater If nobody heard your opinion, is it still insightful? … Continue reading

April 7, 2014 · 1 Comment

Insecurity and emotional reactions

Courage is never to let your actions be influenced by your fears. Arthur Koestler When your fears aren’t justified by facts, we call that insecurity. Except, we all experience emotions … Continue reading

February 27, 2014 · 3 Comments

Valentines Day

Love is the only answer to every question. It is the only thing that will serve you in every situation. It is the route and the destination. Rasheed Ogunlaru I … Continue reading

February 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Friends and lovers

It’s bullshit to think of friendship and romance as being different. They’re not. They’re just variations of the same love. Variations of the same desire to be close. Rachel Cohn … Continue reading

January 4, 2014 · 2 Comments
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