Categories
Prompts

MUSIC

Two words: Abbey Road. A place where wonderful things happen. It’s 09.00am. I am getting ready to leave the house and catch the train that will take me to London Bridge Station, where I travel on the jubilee line to St. John’s Wood. Once I get there, I go all the way up the escalators […]

Categories
Prompts

DISTANCE

Do you remember Christmas? That time of joy, lights, love, snow. A time of kindness, family, friendship, gathering. Do you remember the excitement on the streets, the shops looking happier than ever, a sense of hope and change in the air? Do you remember that Christmas when we went for a walk outside in the […]

Categories
Prompts

SLOW

‘Patience’. [I sigh] ‘Patience?’ ‘Yes. Patience’. ‘Is there not an easiest and fastest way?’ ‘Oh, I’m afraid there is not’. [I sigh again. Then, I stand by the window and observe the grove of pine trees outside] ‘Like the smallest of trees, I must learn about patience’. [A hand touches my back, as its owner […]

Categories
Prompts

SONG

How lovely it is when you can link a song to a place The future’s for discovering the space in which we’re traveling—Square One Coldplay’s X&Y album, for me, is linked to a special location in the south of Argentina: La Patagonia. A place where the sky expands behind the high mountains, as these connect with […]

Categories
Letters

To Humanity

I had already forgotten how many days I woke up to my bedroom window to discover a white mantle of countless clouds hiding the sunlight that we longed for so long. But when we have hope, we know that in the face of any uncomfortable situation in which we feel nervous—or even scared—, wise words […]