Some of you may remember I have a thing for beautiful and nostalgic short films. This is my new favourite: https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=aTLySbGoMX0 Imagine emails and 2,853 text messages flying around and you've got the first 5 months of Sarge and me. Complete with trains and shyness. And now I want paper airplanes at the wedding! What … Continue reading It’s The Little Things
Today's Daily Prompt has me thinking. What would I take with me? In truth, I've thought about this a few times. Mainly while waiting in the 'safe place' for a fireman to come up and tell me the fire is out. Or there isn't one. There isn't much else to think about, sitting behind a … Continue reading I’d Take Them With Me
It's been 15 days since I've been outside and I've been ill for 13 of them. In that times I think I've regressed, reading Stephen King and listening to music in bed, and deciding that I might just like It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia. By osmosis. Sarge is sick now, too, see. We are sharing … Continue reading 15 Days
I didn't make it to my personal training session on Wednesday. I'd spent the night before with a throwing up bug, which won over my throwing up phobia at least six times. At about 4 in the morning, I thought it'd be a stellar idea to sleep in the bathroom. Instead, I went back to … Continue reading Dear Body, Buck Up.
As he pulled me backwards down the ramp and on to the street, the taxi driver asked what I was doing there. On a Monday. In the rain. In Glasgow. 'Wedding make-up trial.' 'Are you going to be a bridesmaid?' 'No. I'm the bride.' 'Really?' Yes, really.' 'Congratulations!' 'Thank you. Have a nice day.' As … Continue reading The Bridal (Hair) Hump and The Sneezes of Doom
Happy New Year! You don't know how long I've been waiting to say that. So long, I'll say it again. Happy New Year! And so, in the spirit of fresh starts, some of my resolutions are as follows, committed to the paper in my new journal: Write every day. Blog when it's good. Hopefully every … Continue reading Welcome to The Year of Awesome