Innocence

We all start out pretty innocent, right? A tiny baby born into a crazy world. At first though, it doesn’t seem too bad to most of us, I’m sure. When I was little, I grew up in the countryside on a small island, playing in small dunes by the sea, climbing trees and building secret hideouts outside. Everything wasn’t perfect …

Revenge

Sometimes, really bad stuff happens to us. Really bad stuff. It doesn’t just leave a scar; it leaves you broken inside. People act like they care, or they understand, but you know they don’t. They think they do; they tell you time will heal all hurt, but you know what has happened inside you can’t be healed. It’s forever. That’s …

Butterflies

Many years ago, back when I was living in Japan for the first time, I had this strange experience that I doubt I will ever forget. In time, I’ve come to learn a very important lesson from it. I only understood it much later, though, because this was a lesson that takes time to properly understand. In 2010 I moved …