Life Archive

15 Aug 2022

Hurricane Family

I recently stumbled upon this forgotten piece of writing from 3 and a half years ago. Yes, it was a particularly rough season, and day and all written in truth. Truth is, family is messy, and if
1 Aug 2022

No Regrets

Like millions of people around the world, I’ve recently lost close family members. My father and my eldest sister. After a life largely defined by the absence of grief, pain and suffering, I was devastated by this
18 Jul 2022

Who am I?

My parents always used to say, I was born a fighter. Soft at heart, but always worked very hard and fought wholeheartedly to get what I put my heart on, no matter how hard it was. My
4 Jul 2022

Bipolar after all

On the morning of Friday, 18 September 2020 I tried to jump out of our moving car…. Not once but 4 times while my husband was driving on the highway at a speed of 120 km/h. I