Dear Diary, Here is my bit for today. Trust me. It happens to the best of us. My initial thought was to turn around and go back home for my mobile (cell phone). However, I was running late already and decided not to do it (Hindsight is a tricky thing. I should have gone home). … More Thoughts of the day: Thursday
In The Carrie Diaries, Carrie Bradshaw (of Sex in The City fame) gets one useful and very important advice ‘Write What You Know’. You do not need to make things up. You do not have to drag the story from the depth of your brain. You do not need to suffer painfully and pointlessly. You … More Write What You Know: Don’t Kill The Magic
Dear Diary, I browsed through DailyPrompts today and picked out Opaque. Why, you’d ask? I have absolutely no idea, to tell you the truth. The first thing that came to my mind was, opaque-marengo… No, please do not think I have gone of the rockers here. I am not crazy and am not on any prohibited … More When OPAQUE is all you need
Один из моих друзей на Фейсбук повесил сегодня с утра пораньше такой пост Не ждите неприятностей. Японцы говорят: “Не учи судьбу плохому”… И я в очередной раз убедилась, что случайности – они совсем не случайности. Только на днях я думала, размышляла, складывала идею своего нового проекта: анти-советы Да, да, именно, анти-советы. Или советы о том, … More Без-советно. Часть Первая
Dear Diary, Am I the only one or there are more like me? When something or someone is gone from your life, do you feel the load off? Do you? Honestly? Truly? It means I am not a horrible, cold-hearted, jaded person I turned out to be (Story of Snow Queen). Please tell me there … More Short Thoughts: Volume 3 – Load Off?
Dear Diary, I saw it. I saw the movie, the new installment of Beauty and the Beast yesterday. It was a wonderful, beautiful movie with a happy ending. However, the point of my post is not that happy, sunny, all-tie-together-nicely. My point is… what’s the point? What was the point of looking for an adventure … More Beauty and The Beast: adventure?
Dear Diary, I neglected my Thoughts of the Day project for a whole week. I had my reasons. My gorgeous Ginger passed away. She’s been with us for over 13 years and now she is gone. A whole part of our lives has gone with her. Some of my naivety has gone with her. Now, … More Thoughts of the Day: Monday
Dear Diary, I keep coming back to you. I keep leaving you behind. I start writing my thoughts down and then I forget to do so. I am being reminded that keeping a diary is a good idea every now and then… But then, life happens and I forget. Anyhow, I am reading Bridget Jones … More (Pre) Post 21st March
I was on the train today, going through my Facebook newsfeed, reading articles and comments from my friends. One article caught my attention and I even commented on it… It does not matter what the topic was. What matter is, this article made me think… If I ever get married, I will be A BAD … More Short Thoughts. Volume 1: Wife Question