Perfume

One spritz on each wrist and two for my neck. This is his favorite scent. Perfume before dinner, drinks or a movie. Perfume on the way home while I’m pelted with insults disguised as jokes. Perfume fills my nose and stinks as bad as his ego.  Georgio, oh Georgio  you were my favorite  but the…

Mother Nature left me knackered

You can show me a trail to follow, but if there’s a river nearby I guarantee you can find me in the thick of it. Boulder hopping is one of the best parts of a river hike; the water is cool on this 90 degree day, I need to test out my new hiking sandals,…

Out On A Limb

I’ve never really been the type of person to approach strangers at my own will. I think I’ve classified myself as the ‘awkward turtle’ since my early teens and it’s subconsciously followed me into my 20s. I of course read the self help quotes on Pinterest and instagram daily that tell me to be myself…