Walking the Day Away

As the sun came out I decided that Alban Elfed would be a good day to go for my first walk in the woods since Marmite died. It was a little bitter sweet but I definitely needed the fresh air and to see the start of the changing of the season for myself. Now for … Continue reading Walking the Day Away

The Importance of Being Idle

Idleness is not something I’m good at; the idea of doing nothing is almost as unintelligible to me as a page of Ancient Greek. I've always been like this - I can count the number of times I said I was ‘bored’ as a child on one hand – and I’d never really given it much thought … Continue reading The Importance of Being Idle

In which I embrace the darkness …

… because it isn’t scary at all, right?As a child I slept with the bedside light on, frightened not of the dark itself but of what it concealed.  At six years old I was convinced that my whole family were actually wolves who had, somehow, completely disguised themselves as humans and if the light went … Continue reading In which I embrace the darkness …