The Ones

It is life’s true adventurers I seek The ones who have thrown themselves into the deep end, almost drowned, then learned how to swim The ones who have lived through their dark night of the soul before rising to a new dawn The ones who have gone within, uncovered their...

Is it time for an adventure?

This morning I woke early after limited sleep to see my cousin/housemate off. He’s going on a two-week adventure and, although I could have slept through his departure, I preferred to get up and say goodbye. B* is travelling to Papua New Guinea on a boys-own trip that...

A World of Adventure

I was holding my little niece the other day and for a moment I was completely overwhelmed by her frailty. She is not yet four weeks old and is so tiny and so very vulnerable. I even wondered if I should be permitted to hold her. After all, I can be such a big clutz...