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Get. Vaccinated.

Well, as usual, it's been a while since I've posted anything. I've been busy trying to revive my social life since Covid first hit. I'm sure I'll write about that sooner than later but that's not the point of this post. In the process of reviving my social life and generally, just not being at... Continue Reading →

What Exactly Am I Doing Here?

I am not a writer. I’ve been fooling myself and other people.John Steinbeck Well, the last month has been pretty busy for me. After my last post, I decided to dive head first into building a life that I've wanted. For a long time I sat around and kind of hoped that friends and experiences... Continue Reading →

Next Level Chicken Soup

"The trees are about to show us, how lovely it is to let the dead things go"-Unknown Summer certainly took a sharp turn here this year. Within 48 hours we went from sunny and 35 degrees to rainy and 15. The sun is starting to set earlier and is gone behind the horizon by 8pm.... Continue Reading →

Life… And other confusing matters.

“Sleep, those little slices of death — how I loathe them.”- Edgar Allan Poe Is it possible to have a third or quarter life crisis? With the looming completion of another turn around the sun for me, sleep has become somewhat of a commodity. I've found myself laying in bed for hours, thinking about any,... Continue Reading →

Sunshine and Summer Nights

The weather here can be temperamental sometimes and the winters are long. They are cold, and dark and really take a toll on me by the time they end. We get thunder storms that come through and blacken the skies. They destroy our crops and homes with large hail. Sometimes I wonder why I like... Continue Reading →

Happy Fathers Day

It's Fathers Day here in Canada. It's a day that we take to celebrate all of the amazing men in our lives that choose to take on one of life's most difficult tasks.... Raising the next generation. This day has for the last few years... been tough and I really can't help but wonder if... Continue Reading →

Don’t let your demons scare you

Time for some real talk. This will be a long post! This past year, the topic of mental illness and mental health has been brought front and center on both sides of the fence; with some using it to justify their arguments one way or the other for various lock down measures, or lack there... Continue Reading →

Leek and Potato Soup

There are two things that I miss about Estonia. All of my wonderful friends, and predictable seasons. Saturday it was 23 degrees. Then 5cm of snow and 0 degrees on Sunday with the rest of the week looking to be about the same. Having grown up here, I'm used to not really truly getting a... Continue Reading →

All The Bright Places (A Review)

"You are all the colours in one. At full brightness"- Theodore Finch Normally I don't tend to dive into young adult novels as I find them to be kind of cliché and the "woe is me" feeling to be somewhat drab. This book came up on a Reddit thread and I figured I would give... Continue Reading →

Angela’s Ashes (A Review)

“I am for who I was in the beginning but now is present and I exist in the future.”-Frank McCourt I'm not sure where to begin with this book so I guess I'll start by saying, next to The Gulag Archipelago, this is the second saddest book that I've ever read. Angela's Ashes is a... Continue Reading →

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