I’m Still Running…

It sometimes surprises me that I still run. When I was 10, a teacher 'forced' me into running a 400 metres race, with no training whatsoever. It was also visually obvious that I did not have the physique for running. I loved my food dearly and resembled a barrel. Race day came, I struggled all … Continue reading I’m Still Running…


Can I pretend it’s not my birthday?

I turned 38 a couple of days ago and to be completely honest, I was pretty depressed. I couldn't come to terms with the fact that I was nearing 40. FOR-TY. FOUR DECADES. I felt I hadn't quite 'achieved' enough in my 38 years of existence. But when I asked myself what I was expecting … Continue reading Can I pretend it’s not my birthday?

Why I Blog

There are some days I feel so excited about something that has happened and I can't wait to share it with EVERYONE. IN. THE. WORLD. Then there are days I just want to crawl into my shower and weep the unimaginable heavy tugging I feel in my heart...out. I want someone to know I'm feeling the depths of despair.