Monthly Archives: May 2016

Forget Me Not

I am a hopeless romantic. No doubt about it. Grand gestures, happily-ever-afters, tales of young love and stories of people who have grown old together all have my heart aflutter. I could watch Love Actually and The Notebook a million times over and still shed tears. The most-played song on my iPod is Vegas Skies…

La Vie En Rose

Have you ever translated the lyrics to Edith Piaf’s signature song “La Vie En Rose”? The French on its own is remarkably romantic, but what really makes you melt is understanding exactly what that earthy voice of hers is saying. Not only does it convey the feelings soft happiness and giddy optimism, this song (popularised…

Unique As We Are

Someone said to me the other day, “My personality is a mass of contradictions.” Well, actually, most people’s are. As the years wear on, it seems everyone is shunning convention and stereotyping in a bid to express who they truly are, and why not? Because we are all different, individual, unique and unprecedented, and that’s…