Pieces of Me

Diary of a Virgin Blogger – Catch the Wind

The past week has been nothing short of a whirlwind. My blog has gone live. I am publishing posts. Readers are actually leaving comments. The whole experience of the past week has left me feeling quite surreal. To begin with, I wasn’t even sure if anyone would read my blog. So to have people read,…

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The Kinnie Club

Road Trip

Ten adults, two toddlers, one baby, four cars. There were only two possibilities. This was going to be good. Or more realistically, this was going to be very, very bad. One group chat on whats app: “road trip.” And I was to blame. After we finally got our entire luggage and all of AJ’s Lego…

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Pieces of Me

Diary of a Virgin Blogger – The Haircut

It seems that an eternity has passed since my leap of faith. May has quickly become September and now that exhilarating, overwhelming leap of faith is a little bit of a fizzle. A little bit of a fizzle and a whole lot of “what have I done?” Wandering around the house on the weekend it…

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The Kinnie Club

The Old Photos

Drunk with paella. Numb from the noise. Early December and an early Christmas lunch. It was late in the afternoon and a lull had finally settled over the house. The cousins were spread out on the couch, on the floor. One of them pulled out an old box. There was nothing special about this box.…

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Pieces of Me

A Leap of Faith

a leap of faith

It was a dull, lifeless Friday in the middle of May. I had been idling on Facebook all day working all day.  Someone, at some point had “liked” a link on Facebook.  It was the Problogger Training Event 2012 event.  I clicked.  It looked interesting. I came back to the page.  The event was on…

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Pieces of Me

The Beginning

A lovely picture

I tell stories. I connect with people. I enjoy the journey, the emotion and the connection I can make with words. Words are truly powerful. Especially in a world of social networking, online media and instant connections. The virtual reality of our lives now is phenomenal. To exist in our world today is to exist…

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