Ella, Llangefni, Wales 9 o clock on a cold rainy Friday morning. Still half asleep I drag myself up the stairs to my office and put on my best smile, hoping that none of my colleagues can tell just how much I would rather be in bed right now. My first sip of tea helps me feel a bit more human, I was not made … Continue reading If you just smile
Happy New Year Readers! Mika, in transit to Washington, D.C. I’m sitting on Amtrak, going from New York back to Washington DC, in one of those 4-seaters across from a young guy named Brandon. Less than three hours ago, neither of us knew each other. With the other 100-some people at Penn Station, we stood staring at the departure time board, each of us waiting … Continue reading And who says we won’t?