In German rusks are called 'Zwieback', however...
Ok, well not that horrific, but there are really things one does not want to hear when mourning. When tragedy strikes and one is suddenly faced with the loss of someone there are always other people involved. Well, life in general involves other people right? So unless you are a hermit, you are pretty much … Continue reading 6 Horrific things to say to someone who is mourning
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
Reflecting on a new beginnings....
How my Jouney to me began...
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
So it is 2017. Last year had some significant moments, some happy, some really sad and the end of the year became a time - for me in any case - of quiet reflection. I have been here now 1 and a half years - it all feels so normal by now, and somehow there … Continue reading Another new year!
So as humans, we like to compare things, so it is the case with me as well! So here are a list of weird, amusing and wonderful things I get to experience here on a daily basis! Enjoy! Tomato sauce is called 'Ketchup', I get incredulous looks when I ask for plain Tomato sauce. You … Continue reading Germanisms 🙂