to soothe

she unwinds from the day the moment she walks in the door. shoes are kicked off and lain on the rack; keys, deposited in a bowl by the door and bags dropped under the table. the stiff blazer is dropped over the back of a chair as she walks in sock-feet to the lounge. swaps… Continue reading to soothe

war + peace + gray

gray clouds cover the sky. winter is rolling in and there's a freshly brewed pot of tea waiting for me at home. it smells like rain.   book covers jostle each other on the shelf, bright spines warring with soft, muted pastels. sober black spines bunch up, wearing armour.   after the storm, the peace… Continue reading war + peace + gray