The Weird Old Lady with One Globe

She was 8 years old. She checked her first pocket.  The grocery list was still there.  She checked her other pocket. The money was still there.  Then, she grabbed a trolley and set off. She was beautiful!  Thick glasses, neatly plaited gold hair. She bought lots of strange things. Well, they were strange to me.  A big apple tart, 7 avocados, dark chocolate, 2 bottles … Continue reading The Weird Old Lady with One Globe

Let it go!

I believe in punctual, prepared and well-groomed. So, I arrived 10 minutes early, took out my research notes and hung up my favourite navy blue Zara blazer. The waitress with her strong perfume seated me.  I felt nauseas.  I noticed that feeling again. The same feeling I had when I was driving to the meeting. My guest arrived 20 minutes late.  We ordered tea. She … Continue reading Let it go!