How do you do it?

Jogging at the crack of dawn is exhilarating. The joy I get from my footsteps hitting the sand and the quiet surf of the sea. It brings me peace. Gets me ready for the day. Or at least it used to. Nowadays, nothing brings me joy anymore. Everything seems bleak and uninspiring. My inspiration, myContinue reading “How do you do it?”

The lights

The night falls over the town and the shadows grow bigger, swallowing the last light. The miracle comes when you wait and adjust your eyes. The longer you stay in the dark, the brighter the lights become. I like the dark, makes me admire the light. And tonight those lights are spectacular. It’s like aContinue reading “The lights”

Graffiti

‘Mummy, can I play over there, in the Disney castle?’, Maggie asked eagerly ready to go ahead and pretend to be a princess. ‘Sure darling, go ahead.’, her mother replied, transfixed by the graffiti in front of her. She couldn’t believe her eyes. Why did he choose this place? The irony in it all. SheContinue reading “Graffiti”

The storm

It’s the peace before the storm. Clouds are gathering in the sky, even the birds seem restless, leaving their nests, flying away. Only the rocks don’t care. No matter how many storms will come, the waves won’t move them away. Rocks are here to stay. Jeremy looks at this scenery and contemplates for a while.Continue reading “The storm”

Forgetfulness

Inspired by a picture What was it that I was supposed to do again? Did I have a meeting or had to go shopping with my daughter? Now I feel stupid. It’s like everyone can read my thoughts and I feel lost. Maybe if I stare at my watch I will remember. Time helps orContinue reading “Forgetfulness”