My evening out in Footscray, exploring delicacies and finding new music makes me realise how grateful I am to live in this city. Something made me look back today, at a messier, more chaotic chapter in my life. It kicked me in the guts a bit, but then I realised, talking to a friend: what [...]
It is so nice to pour vodka soda and smooth electronica over my battered, aching soul. My job can be stressful sometimes and when I am firing on adrenaline for sometime, there is a come down from that. It leaves my soul in pieces, aching and tired and scattered all over. It is the sort [...]
If there is one thing I have learnt in this life, it is that it is a good idea to have a selection of albums for any emotion. My go to for when I am livid with anger is The Dresden Dolls - particularly the album 'Yes, Virginia'. It is so satisfying.
I have to keep moving today or the premenstrual sadness will consume me. I am back in Surry Hills today. It is bringing up a lot of memories from when I was off my head. It has changed quite a bit, I have to say. It is gentrified. You need a hostess to seat you [...]
I am reading a very interesting book - Dear Mr Knightley, about a woman who is studying journalism and writing letters to an anonymous man, in return for him funding her education. She writes to him and purges her soul, the difference being, that he responds to her words, if not in letters, then in [...]
There was such a sweet scent in the air, on my way home. Jasmine, maybe. :-) It is a beautiful night. The nicest part of my night was laughing at the penguins, the lights of the city across the bay, and sitting outside in one of the cafes on Acland Street after everyone had left, [...]
It is a beautiful sunshiney Sunday morning and I am feeling so incredibly lucky! Grateful for the fact that my Saturday night was a very adventurous meal in the most amazing vegan restaurant. We went for a stroll afterwards, and had a cup of chai. It was the perfect evening. None of that would have [...]