Always be kinder than you feel

There are days when we’re sad, angry, disappointed or simply unable to smile. Those days are as much a part of us as the good ones, where we are able to forget about our problems, work towards our goals and stay in touch with ourselves. It is in times of gloominess where we don’t feel…

When I saw her… (MB #12)

My grandfather used to say that if a woman looks like she’s about to explode, you need to run for the hills because chances are it is your fault or it is about to be. He never mentioned anything about the possibility of her being my shelter or that in that state, she would look…

In his arms…(MB #9)

That night I went to bed with butterflies in my stomach, happy to be alive. I dreamt of the man that had made all of that possible and snuggled closer into him in bed. Hunter had swooped into my life and taken over every meaningful moment I lived. He touched my soul and quietened my…

Spilling the tea to grams…(MB #8)

I was sat down in grams’ garden on an old-wooden chair warmed by the sun, tea cup in hand despite not being a tea person, waiting for her to bring some snacks for us to enjoy whilst chatting. She’d seen right through me as soon as I’d walked in. Puffy, red eyes that couldn’t hide…

That place in the mountains (MB #4)

So, here I was! In front of I what I could only describe as one of those big, red farms you see in movies with horses in the distance and cattle grazing on green pastures. The place was huge and looked as if it had been passed down through generations. The red paint had slowly…

The first encounter (MB #3)

Casually dressed and sporting a messy bun, I made my way to the car to ride into town. The weather gave me the feel of summer despite being in April whilst the smell of wildflowers engulfed me in a magical bliss. I’d never taken the time to admire my surroundings like this before, perhaps because…