Have you ever had to face someone you loved and had to tell them something you knew would shatter their hearts into a million small pieces? At the very end, I never expected to feel this way. It is true that I've been gearing myself up for months now, ticking items off the list one by one … Continue reading Cecile

Divorcing in the 16th Century

His majesty King Henry Tudor of England, VIII of his name, slammed the papers against the table and said, “We have a problem. I’ve been told by his holiness, the Pope," he said mockingly, "that I, in fact, cannot divorce my pious wife, Catherine, who, according to him, has done no wrong. Obviously, he would … Continue reading Divorcing in the 16th Century

The City

You are your best self when surrounded by the overwhelming city, as strange as it sounds. You want to live a quick, exciting life, full of adventure and new things. You enjoy seeing people, bright colors, and tall buildings that gleam in the sun. To most, the noise may be cacophonous but to you it … Continue reading The City

Instructions to bring down the moon

In the comings and goings of your shy dance make a choice. Sometimes we forget in the wildness and the carnality of it all, but trust me. Unless you are absolutely certain that this is what you want you won’t achieve it. Don’t remain so consumed in your miserable existence nor fool yourself into thinking … Continue reading Instructions to bring down the moon