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I am a 44 year old writer and poet that just published my first collection of poetry called Greylight. I live by 3 simple rules everyday, live, laugh, love. I currently live in Norway with my husband and our dog. I adore people watching and seeing how others see the city I now live in. I hope you enjoy reading and if you ever have any feedback all is welcome.


So,we were in Portugal for nearly 2 weeks, the trip was without a hitch until 48 hours before we left when I got food poisoning like I have Never had before. I got really sick & it took me almost a week to recover. Portugal was beautiful though, dusty but beautiful & my favorite part…

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The South

Here I am in beach paradise burnt out on the beach. Funny how my sunburn in Australia has changed my view of sun bathing. I prefer the shade during the hottest part of the day. Being in the South is great for many reasons the fresh fruit for brekkie every morning. The healthy diet is…

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launch completed

So, my book launch was last night & 6 people showed up that I didn’t know & 9 books where sold!! Yipeee! It feels so good to have it behind me & feeling great to read on a mic again. But it felt great to read to an audience & to get some applause for…

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burn out

So, here I am in the thick of Summer & over the next coming days the tempreture will rise to 80 degrees. Yuck. I sat at my favorite cafe today & observed a family just stagnate, with no good reason. They really took their time! The city is still over run by zombies. Many too…

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why Patrick Melrose matters

I just finished watching the HBO series Patrick Melrose, a very harsh & great show. From the dungeon that is child abuse to the redemption of Patrick. The show shows just how damaging child abuse is & how it follows children to adults & their problems only get worse with age until they seek psychitatric…

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the launch

So, it’s a few weeks till I have my book launch in Norway, I even have a band that will play at the beginning & at the end. So psyched. My hubby also got really good news this week so we can focus on staying in Norway. My BF came & visited & we had…

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Tourist season

I know I have written about the selfie stick movement in this blog; not that long ago. But you know it’s bad when other regulars who frequent my cafe come in bitchin’ about how the tourists are ruining it for the locals. Something I have thought for a while now. I think the biggest problem…

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