home

the four pillars of our hearts need strengththe place where to feel safest at nightlonging for belongingbe still my restless nature i am building us a homewhere we feel can safenot of bricks, stone or woodbut of love, kindness and peace a little haven within myselfa place that reflects all aroundfilling my heart with passionmy…

Blogmas 2021

Hello everyone! These last couple of years have been absolutely non-sensical. So, I decided that putting out a post every Monday and Thursday, as well as a poem every Friday, just was not enough to bust my restless writing brain. So, let’s make our favorite time of the year even busier, shall we? This year…

our skins

allow me to explore you tonightlet me feel your roughnessyou can feel my smoothnesscandlelight dancing on our skins warm hands locked in a sweet embracemy fingernails scratching your shouldersgoosebumps when you pull me closersweat glistening on our skins  soft lips and trailing kissessoft whispers engraving memoriessweet nothings filled with promisessensation tingling under our skins  edging…

Big City Escape – A visit to Kloofendal Nature Reserve

This past weekend a friend and I went exploring Kloofendal Nature Reserve after a hard week of work in the big City (Yes, Joburg seems like a big city if you grew up in a series of small towns). Luckily for me, Kloofendal Nature Reserve is one of my 30 Before Thirty list items, so…

Revisiting the past: The List explained (Part 3)

It is good to go back to your roots every now and again, just to touch base and rediscover where your passion and drive came from and to reevaluate where you are going to. Today’s breakdown of the 30 Before Thirty List includes four things that I have either stopped working on or that left…

hope

an autumn breeze washing over youa field full of flowers waiting for springthe promise of rain on a cloudy daythe sun’s rays casting over your way a world of promise awaitsit fills the gaps in our heartsalways on the horizona new day awaits a hope meant to wakesheltered by faith by The Magnetic Compass

A walk in the Park

Guys, I did it! The first obstacle has been conquered! I actually got out of the house and onto the road without procrastinating… too much… It’s true what they say, the biggest step is just to get out of the house. So, after procrastinating actually getting up, taking a shower, cleaning a bit, and doing…

30 Before Thirty: The List explained (Part 2)

Looking over this list now, it seems a bit impossible to do everything in six months. I will tell you this, it may seem ambitious of me to want to squeeze it all in. However, merely making this list and working on it, has ignited a new flame within me. It has already stirred so…

a flower in bloom

you taught me a lotnot through death, but through life you taught me to livealways to shine you were taken a little too soonsnatched from this life ready to bloom you were always a flowerweren’t you? always waiting for the sunriseplucked too soon now you are basking in a different lightforever in a wonderful full…