2022 was a busy year for me. I completed a GradDip in Applied Psychology, which with a full-time job (and family), was a full-on endeavour, and I didn’t read as much as I usually would. But books were/are my go-to sanctuary when I tuck myself into bed for the night, and I really only have one criterion – it has to be an enjoyable read. The consequence is that I move from book to book, and many of them, while I enjoyed them while reading them, I can’t even remember several months later.Read More

You are in a hotel. By yourself.
You get your food delivered three times a day. There is all the coffee and tea you can ever want. 
There is a pretty shitty internet connection. A few channels on TV. 
A perfect writer’s retreat, wouldn’t you say? Read More

On my 43rd birthday I had an idea – I should have my own blog.
In an act of Inspired Action, within three days I had a name, a domain and a host knowing nothing about how to build a Wordpress website. Read More

We had one goal for our weekend – to relax. And we were going to do that on Mount Rujiste by talking, walking, reading, and journaling. We thought we would throw in meditation or even some yoga. Yes, everything we can do to create a luxurious feeling of taking some time for our own needs in an affordable way.Read More

Writing is a part of me that will never be cast aside, as many of my hobbies get cast aside once I play with them for a while.
My writing life isn’t a hobby. It is what allows me to self-explore and make sense of my overly complicated, overly sensitive mind, one that needs constant grounding.Read More