Give a man a mask…

After sustaining a serious knee injury it was concluded that I’d need to undergo a double level derotation osteotomy, tibial tubercle distilisation and medialisation and MPFL on both legs to regain my capacity to walk. I have decided to document my recovery. Click here to read part I, here for part II and here for Read more…

A disjointed mermaid

After sustaining a serious knee injury it was concluded that I’d need to undergo a double level derotation osteotomy, tibial tubercle distilisation and medialisation and MPFL on both legs to regain my capacity to walk. I have decided to document my recovery. Click here to read part I and here for part II. Read more…

A day of many firsts

Getting my legs back on track part I: The night approaching May first, was a night of many firsts. But above all it was the night I injured myself so badly that I needed surgery to regain my capacity to walk and move freely.

Memories in the starlight

Memories are like starlight. They shine bright in the darkness of a melancholic mind. They nourish a longing body and cradle a saddened soul. They torture an insecure heart and cause a broken spirit to crumble. They live on, long after they were initially fuelled. They dazzle, like the light Read more…

Life imitates art

A couple of years ago a friend and I sat down in a tranquil bar in La Paz. We had been running around town, taking in its splendour and imperfections. Tasting its high-altitude air and vibe. The sound of progressive rock and a random collection of Lana del Rey tunes Read more…

The Liar

Poetry has never been my forte, but years ago during a persistent episode of demonic darkness I decided to take up my pen to release my mind. As the words started flowing, I found myself writing in rhyme. Afterwards my heart was filled with dread. The words didn’t look right, Read more…

Heroes and heretics

The notion that some people are classified as heroes and others as villains has always intrigued me. Growing up, fairy tales and histories with their respective protagonists captured my imagination. More recently I have been thinking a lot about heroism because both of my main characters in The Edge of Read more…

Welcome

Welcome. Thanks for passing by. I don’t know how you came accross my page, but whether it was an accidental hit or a deliberate click, I’m glad we have an opportunity to meet in this virtual space.