we all lead two lives – the one we present to the world, and the one we live behind our eyes. – chris mooney herein lies the dichotomy – the desire for some sense of belonging to the world, a longing to be heard, seen, acknowledged, recognised … whilst also wanting to hold things in […]
+++ you are here. breathing. part of a grand and intelligent universe. your being here, now, is no accident. your stories give oxygen to the things that matter. some days its just about preparing a simple meal, sitting outside, and being happy exactly where you are.
yesterday morning i was in redmond, washington. last night i saw the sunset in san francisco. i woke to a sunrise out the window of my flight into auckland, and tonight as the light fades i am sitting in a little shack perched above a white sand beach that stretches farther than the eye can […]
do you ever wonder about the origin of words? today i’ve been pondering umbrella. and getting nostalgic for the heavy tomes of physical encyclopaedias and dictionaries that i could thumb through to find such things out. an internet search doesn’t have the same seductiveness even if the answer is easier to find. i consider the […]
dear instagram modern magazine article influence app’er. i read your latest piece in the __________ and felt compelled to write a letter to your editor. whilst your photos are pretty and your words have a lyrical and poetic cadence to them, you are romanticising places that are groaning under the weight of the international instabookapp […]