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These are the days of summer wine

Driving to the small city beach I listened to Jamie Cullum’s “These are the Days” on the car radio. My dog Snoof was excited to go out and I had a really good time listening to the song during the short trip. Normally I would walk the distance but a physical ailment withheld me from that activity. Although everything in nature told me that Summer is really over: icy wind, a ‘thin’ sun, leaves falling and threatening clouds packed together in the direction of the lake, the song however woke a zest for life in me. Jamie sings about the golden days of young love and when that love is…
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A Suitable Book

I parked my car in a part of a neighbouring town I did not know very well. I needed a walk; I had some relationship issues and I felt I had to to clear my head. The weekly market was held in the centre of town and that’s where I was heading for. A few days ago I’d read a rave review of the latest book by the Indian author, Vikram Seth. I was interested in all things Indian related to my spiritual interests. I thought reading a book about two families during the struggle for independence from Britain in the 1950’s written by a young Indian author could give…
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The Gap

{:nl}I stood in front of an immensely high gothic arched window. The glass was clear and there were no curtains, all the colours used in this scene were soft white and grey. I looked out of the window and I saw a beautiful park landscape, a rolling hill, green grass, majestic trees and a blue summer sky. A small figure walked over the top of the hill to the lower part of the park…{:}{:en}I stood in front of an immensely high gothic arched window. The glass was clear and there were no curtains, all the colours used in this scene were soft white and grey. I looked out of the window and I saw a beautiful park landscape, a rolling hill, green grass, majestic trees and a blue summer sky. A small figure walked over the top of the hill to the lower part of the park …{:}