Category: Life

Bella Ciao

Bella Ciao

I lost a friend last week. It was sudden, it was shocking, it was unbelievable. She was a shining light in this dark world of ours. Her smile always lit up a room. Always. Her name was Bella Robi. She…

Trauma

Trauma

Hello, everyone. I’ve been working on chapter eight of La Bel, but so far I haven’t written a draft I’m proud of (okay, I haven't written anything but it's developing in my head). While we wait for that exciting bit…

More Life

More Life

The opening line of any story is the hardest to write. At least that's what's true for me. I pretty much have the ending to La Bel all set up (spoiler alert - it may end in tears 😉) but…

Hey Baby, I Think I Wanna Marry You

Hey Baby, I Think I Wanna Marry You

The first time I thought I was ready to marry someone, I was scared. Scared out of my wits. I mean, I was just a boy who barely knew anything. I still barely know anything. How was I to pick…

Into the Woods

Into the Woods

He knew something was wrong as soon as he stepped into the shade. The sun, slightly obscured from view, peered in from time to time as if it was privy to something he was not. The air felt heavy. It…

A Stranger’s Hand

A Stranger’s Hand

I’ve been on leave for the last week. Usually, when I take my leave, I like to spend time in the house and just chill. Smell the flowers, drink the coffee, use the loo. Usually, I’d read a good book…

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