No matter what corner of the world you are from, currently we are all in the same boat. Except the boat isn’t really a boat, but a raft, made from soaked branches, fallen from rotten trees. There are multiple holes in the raft, water seeps through, and we are sinking, slowly, a couple centimetres each […]
First and foremost, Happy International Women’s Day. I wish you all strength and love. This post is dedicated to the women of my family, past and present, the Valerio women. Women of strength, resilience, women of faith. Women who have helped, knowingly and unknowingly, shape the woman I am today. Women to whom I owe […]
So, here we are again. Me having completely neglected this blog, after swearing to start taking it seriously following the renewal of my domain. But as this year’s saying goes: it is what it is. It happened, now it’s time to pick it back up and start again. To be fair to myself, very stupidily, […]
Guilt hastaken overmy heart.Pumping anxietythroughmy blood.My veinsare infectedwith pain.
On the days that I miss you the most,my heart weighs so much thatmy body can not get out of bed. I hear your voice in every twenty-one pilots songso I play their album on loopand I sob along to every lyric. On the days that I miss you the most,I see your face stitched […]
Happy New Year to one and all. Every year I cringe to myself when the ‘new year, new me’ posts start flooding in all through most social media outlets. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all up for people wanting to better themselves, improving their eating and exercise habits and so on, but let’s be honest, […]