"Home is not a shell you climb into, Home is the people who are there for you, that leave the door open even when you are at your worst" This saying is something Murtahs wife said to Riggs when he went through one of his bad episodes. From the series Lethal Weapon. A truly "Skop-skiet-en-donner"* … Continue reading A wanderer’s home
So it has been a while since my last 'rebel-against-the-negativity-of-the-world' post. A couple of things have changed. I was given the opportunity to join a new company on a permanent basis, which meant me having to resign from my fixed term contract... trust me, being in another country does not mean your Boss reacts any … Continue reading Question of time
Why do we allow our light to be dimmed in a world where anything is possible?
On Sunday the 13th of May it was Mothers day in Germany. For weeks before one gets bombarded with advertisements of what to get mom for mothers day... from jewellery to flowers, special restaurant and spa vouchers. With these little reminders it is difficult to not play back to the last days we spent together, … Continue reading Mother’s Day
Death. So here we sit again after just over a year and you have won the hand. Again. Your darkness holds many promises, many broken hearts, many tears. Somehow I wish to understand. Somehow not. As the black crow on your shoulder cries for the souls carried to some great place in the sky, somewhere … Continue reading Death
The ritual of our daily lives is often described as 'boring' or 'stuck in a rut'. I have recently discovered how grounding ritual can be, how it can give you silent comfort. In our modern society where we all chase after the next best thing, the next high, keeping as busy as possible I have … Continue reading The magic of Ritual
Saying goodbye is one of the most difficult things to do, I personally think. Especially when you don't have a choice in the matter. When you wake up one morning and they are just not there anymore... Not anywhere. Not answering a phone call, or a whatsapp, an email... with all our fancy technology today, … Continue reading Saying goodbye…