I’ve written about heaven before. Jesus showed us that heaven is a place on earth. Or was that some rock band I wasn’t allowed to listen to in the 80s? The 90s? Whatever. The thing is, there exist on this earth special places where I am sure, if God or the prophets were walking barefoot […]

I love you,

first-year art student, buying me flowers on a whim before realising I am the only one with enough cash to pay for them. older brother, abducting me on the back of his scooter to secret rendezvous, disappointed that we missed seeing the fountain. mysterious and handsome landlord, telling me all of his secrets and promising […]


I start writing this confession on a bleak Friday afternoon, and even though I am still full of Thursday’s Thanksgiving Table, I’ve just stuffed my body with waffles and eggs and bacon and syrup. Winter is coming, after all. If I was home already, the coming weekend would herald the changing of the seasons. Spring giving […]