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01/18

22/1

21/1 Run excursion |

20/1 Melville solo swim |

19/1 Morning hills and chats |

18/1 Last run and coffee with Lyn ūüė¶ |

17/1 Just left early for a nap (meltdown Wednesdays?) |

16/1 Priscilla’s birthday (no cake) |

15/1 Got a giant map |

14/1 Iced coffee + cold swims | Semi strong legs to carry me down hill

13/1 House stuff | Couple chance meeting lunch/dinner

12/1 Self-imposed deadline met | Circles that turn

11/1 Money + happy as that dog with a stick | Both tired bench sitting

10/1 Synchronised run | Marble skins

9/1 Concept note | Smoothie seconds

8/1 After work swim | Welcome home

7/1 Watching runners in the sun | Angry legs, Swim, Snackwich scooter mission

6/1 Swimming and picnic under the tree | Early for lunch

5/1 Pachinko | Longest day walk around the block

4/1 Home | Hold on tight

3/1 Sick day | Scooter ride to the shops

2/1 Complained at Little R | Re-doing the 1st

1/1 Homeless father xmas, twice | The purge of 2017

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12/17

31/12 Greens and lights and shadows and breezes | The mashup of wild dancing styles

30/12 The crazy lady just got into my car but I dropped her off later on | The rain and then the light movie night

29/12 Transition feeling | Out of house walk with Lauren thinking about the future

28/12 Sneaky Zoo Lake pool swim |  Thank you for Netflix, sick series marathon

27/12 The Idiot in bed | Post anxious city view

26/12 Lazy bye day | Gammon leftover omelette + no voice coffee + biscuits home day

25/12 Bye beach tour, quiet roads | The awkward and sweet moments of family days

24/12 Tidal pool morning bliss | Secret Santa battles

23/12 Wake up with fear and panic, end day with tidal swim | Watching them walk together/baking gmom’s biscuits

22/12 Archery, Rosetta view and cries | Lucy talks with Italian granny soundtrack

21/12 Family road trip |In and out of Mall

20/12 Linked In | Star Wars screen giggles

19/12 Benoni ENT, ear magic | Negroni sidewalk – Blind Tiger

18/12 Car wash + swim + life audit research | Car wash pool

17/12 Can’t remember Sunday | In charge of mood lighting

16/12 Fun silly hat run + Coco | Group discussion about our feelings around being uncool

15/12 Home trying to do things | Last minute submission excitement

14/12 Salsa night | Back of the running pack

13/12 Cheap cheese picnic | Bits and pieces spread

12/12 Long work breakfast | Leader of the running pack

11/12 Woke up feeling not super tired |¬†I’m excited by meetings

10/12 Coffee run with little R + Delta | Cappuccino run with Lauren

9/12 Saturday morning reading Juliet | Studio experiments hands + objects

8/12 Overwhelmed post appointment | Corne and Twakkie stupid laughter

7/12 Salad exploded in the back of my car | Killarney loop

6/12 Reassuring WhatsApps, post-work cooking | Cutting out palms and hand painting

5/12 Still a bit unsettled | Getting settled in temp home

4/12 Private tango lesson | Misha game, hand under duevt

3/12 In between shopping and party | 60 point scrabble word and champion

2/12 Catching naps as often as I can | Whirl wind talks

1/12 Girl’s night | The yellow of egg in handbrake but best road stop

11/17

30/11 Dinner date like normal | Last day things crystals, beach walk, ice cream wine and pizza

29/11 Talks that make me want to vomit | Shoprite shopping outing

28/11 Overwhelmed teary park walk | Stories and scrabble nights

27/11 Driving through dams | Pennington tidal pool

26/11 The first half was great | Driving towards the sea

25/11 Parkview hell, Big Mouth binge | Bag packed

24/11 Elise lunch, stormy night | No love cooking but best dinner

23/11 After long day park quiet | Quiet blue shirt day

22/11 Better moving mood | Dropping off lunch for my dad

21/11 Grumpy moving | Email power battles

20/11 Better behaved at Tango | Brisk walk with the pack (Bree Seven Sunny Chev)

19/11 Biking to go watch bikes, Westcliff views | Lie by the pool morning

18/11 Sunny weekend + bird show | Morning coffee success and failures

17/11 Kitchen sunlight with Nina | Bevan show and tell

16/11 Slowly putting back together | Dr Adamz

15/11 Confronting talks | Website

14/11 Sore foot | Business talks with past across the room

13/11 Dog park after work | Thinking about what you would do

12/11 Glad to be home after pretentious brunch | Stranger things marathon

11/11 Outside dinner at old house | Afternoon beers and mozzie bites

10/11 Date night dress up, saw the running girls | All the sad news

9/11 Chatting with Jon | Bone broth

8/11 Things stand still | He answered all my questions while she slept

7/11 Early airport, salmon, new website | Family gathering distant feelings

6/11 Post-marathon Monday feelings | Realising there are bigger things

5/11 Happy to stop | Something upset me

4/11 Lazy day, bad movie | Imagining what dosen’t exist

3/11 Worked from home, walked to lunch | Meeting new people in new spaces

2/11 Can’t get the image from my mind (panic attacks) | Hair dyeing skills and giggles

1/11 Didn’t hate work | November

10/17

31/10 Couldn’t deal, then was ok |

30/10 Long Mondays | Write off Monday and 4 types of fancy drinks

29/10 Fancy walks with yellow waterfall flowers |

28/10 Breakfast with running mom |

27/10 I love my Fridays |

26/10 Airport drive chats |

25/10 Doubles | Realising and accepting you are not the favourites

24/10 Finished school + me and Bloss | Talks around the chance duvet

23/10 Dancing things | Periphery drive around joburg

22/10 Almost ATM scam | That feeling…

21/10 30km, Teesa, Perla | Touching the fabrics and sewing jokes

20/10 Yoga morning | The hum sound

19/10 Bed work | Christmas beetle

18/10 Not office | Hill break

17/10 Post-run ice cold beer | Pirates my fast her slow

16/10 New jealousy | Fetching my dad

15/10 Nice last day at parents | Pink chilli burn

14/10 Boot fixed! | The tripler’s tip

13/10 Power Pipes | Mixologist

12/10 Ensemble cast | A talk for one

11/10 The local, in my running pants | Tomato skin peeling

10/10 Two breakfasts | Formulating responses and sun warming

09/10 Dark rainy day | Rope loops and corresponding drawings

08/10 Wine and tango | Stained finger tips

07/10 Thai massage torture | Hands that make

06/10 Sore back | Manifesting opportunities through meetings

05/10 Pain sleep-in | Slide catcher

04/10 Early morning working | The feeling when your head is full and happy

03/10 Having people in the kitchen | Walk in a figure eight and the sighting of Frank

02/10 Quiet office | Unpacking in a new home

01/10 Emotional vomit | Chefs table crescendo prompted kind words

09/17

30/9 Bed day, awkward theatre thing | To the park sitting at the back of my dad’s scooter

29/9 Luis back | Pizza dough

28/9 Run maybe? | A hard day of nothing

27/9 Difficult phone conversation | Cutting up the tomatoes

26/9 Telephone passage chats | Shadow mobile night drawings

25/9 Fancy solo breakfast | Quite people picnic

24/9 Cry day | City run with hand behind my back

23/9 The big Pick n Pay | Material shopping, and eye skirt dancing

22/9 Real kitchen talk with Dina and Kirsty | Slow day smelling all the plants

21/9 Run off the wine head | A Nesbitt gathering

20/9 So happy to have my friend back | Lauren

19/9 Still tired | Sara garden talk

18/9 Threading fail | Mini run

17/9 Surprise blister, daytime sea view drinking | Sunday lunch

16/9 Ali breakfast, Chapman drive, date night with Ang and Col | Pirates egg roll guy gone, things changed

15/9 Gross weather, lame dinner place, sad phone call | Gas dinner drama + medicine break up sadness

14/9 Salmon + whiskey | Conference hellos

13/9 Bed fight | Email drafts done

12/9 Studio day Lucy, Goolam and Nina

11/9 Birthday day off with uncle Rob

10/9 Shortcut run, nice parents day | Gathering under the trees

9/9 All the champagne at engagement party | Wise words by old friends

8/9 Drunk running through Braam at night | Meeting all the under 2’s at the park

7/9 Three quick repairs, feels good | Back and forth over the bridge

6/9 Walking Braam, club run | Trying to perfect a morning ritual

5/9 Dunno | A place to myself

4/9 Getting the cross move right | Temporary tables

3/9 Shower + homework | Spending time in the bathroom

2/9 Burrito dinner party | Parents excitement

1/9 One of the biggest reliefs ever + Spring life! | Flying into Joburg we looked at each other

08/17

31/8 Sushi Burrito weirdness | Stranded in a Doha hotel

30/8 Ruth’s show |We walked through the square and said our goodbyes

29/8 Long morning work breakfast | A Davy day and Tash last dinner

28/8 Piza e Vino fights | Fine Arts department Masters pickup

27/8 Smug at long run | A swiss new pretend  life

26/8 Eyebrows, makeup shopping| Julian’s best gig and new Swiss friends

25/8 View from UFO (fights) | Flowing up and down the river

24/8 Big day, real talk | Zurich

23/8 Period | Early morning sun and reflections

22/8 Paranoia | Explorers, coves and beach dinners

21/8 Winning at Tango | Backpacks and mini tent on to Tossa de Mar

20/8 Bed day, French movie | Vegan Mexican peanut butter ice cream

19/8 Icy run, clean kitchen, salsa night | Mountain Comedown + Tired body, cure homemade chicken and veg broth

18/8 Cold Westcliff yoga | We beat our ETA by 4 hours

17/8 Avoiding, confronting | Walking over mountains 1 year reflections.

16/8 Girls Trip | Mountain stream swims, best food and french couple – day 38 walking over the pyrenees.

15/8 Shortcuts | Pyrenees perfection.

14/8 New course! | Back pack trying and sleeping bag buying.

13/8 He was the happiest, it was so cute. Westcliff sundowners | Lunch in the South African section of the botanical gardens.

12/8 Driving my dad around, visiting my mom, lounge tango | New adventure booked.

11/8 Best pants find, also sad | I didn’t get it…

10/8 I kept looking up to see the motion sensor | Bank statements nervous laughter.

9/8 Sore fights, nice lunch though | 30 min of summer rain.

8/8 Dosa Hut | Morning night time sleep, Tira the lion tamer.

7/8 Lunar eclipse from Melville | Night bus, desert stop, full moon.

6/8 Sub 2 again | Paintings and El Retiro naps.

5/8 Honduran gathering | Madrid, cold showers and walks.

4/8 End of Winter School | Fast views, haiku’s, sandwiches and heat.

3/8 Mini gallery visits | Skirt with eyes.

2/8¬†Se√Īor lecturer | Good interview feelings.

1/8 Gale Road power | Nothing to do.

07/17

31/7 New programmes, mental health |

30/7 Potjie best sun-day |

29/7 She announced a wedding and move |

28/7 Worst Russian movie ever |

27/7 Manic cleaning |

26/7 Observatory observatory |

25/7 Farewell coffee |

24/7 Don’t wanna |

23/7 Trail run, roast lunch lols, Latino farewell |

22/7 Troyeville Hotel rugby nightmare |

21/7 Emotional hangover |

20/7 Post dinner truths |

19/7 Stairs reunion |

18/7 Typical Dutch farewell with asshole train conductor |

17/7 First real summer day, park snacks, balcony dinner |

16/7 Holding baby Graca |

15/7 Walking with girls |

14/7 Green train with windmill info |

13/7 Walking for 5 hours, coincidence Gerturde park encounter |

12/7 Lost umbrella, everything sucks today |

11/7 Anne’s garden holiday |

10/7 Dead dead tired, Casco naps |

9/7 Greek lunch walk, feeling excited about meeting | Tired nervous parents

8/7 After banga drinks in the appliance museum |

7/7 Joining in on the night out |

6/7 Park walk, Ocean Basket | You can always change the plan.

5/7 Stressed frustrated mini fights | My rock, ocean lengths, bikini bottom.

4/7 All the work, SARS | Secret pier, my rock and the ocean.

3/7 Afternoon rain light | Walk till my brain stops thinking.

2/7 Surprise Indian feast! | Last read and submit.

1/7 Spa day outside the city | In the front row with all the groupies.

06/17

30/6 Kirsty afternoon |

29/6 Piggy date night |

28/6 Stairs |

27/6 Scary work times |

26/6 Office alone |

25/6 Klipriviersberg walk with dassies |

24/6 So happy to be home, salsa night |

23/6 Walkalator |

22/6 Long last breakfast chats |

21/6 Dressing up for party with Teesa |

20/6 Bathroom stress cries |

19/6 Stress day, presentation, they said it went well |

18/6 Morning solo mountain volcano climb |

17/6 Morning floating in the Caribbean sea |

16/6 Remembering the bus driver coincidence misunderstanding |

15/6 A real life sloth in the tree! |

14/6 Listening to secrets on the bus (Limon) |

13/6 Gertrude saved my life from a bus |

12/6 Morning exploring run, strange fruits |

11/6 Excited feelings, airport meeting, refried beans |

10/6 Laughing morning with Luis |

9/6 My head is broken |

8/6 Losing keys, forgetting things |

7/6 Impulsive CT marathon entry |

6/6 So much in one day, new space |

5/6 Trying and liking new things |

4/6 Spent all day watching Comrades and wishing I was running |

3/6 Workshop, eggs, garden party, stairs, walk out of movie, soccer |

2/6 Stress panics |

1/6 Home work without moving |

05/17

31/5 No news from PE | TFM meeting

30/5 Stress dreams | Longest cycle chasing the adventure

29/5 Early morning Rivonia missions | My boardroom presentation at Tapies

28/5 Run to park, drive to other park, breakfast, dogs, parents, climbing wall | Anne chat and clean flat

27/5 Mad park run | Naked bodies, beach cove hoping

26/5 Angie surprise | Fade to black performance

25/5 Before buenos dias | New friend catch up

24/5 Despacito | Long evening walks

23/5 Common Rhythm | He spoke to me in english it was nice

22/5 Pink smoggy sky after work stairs |Ticket booked feelings

21/5 So excited to be doing a race | Solo coffee and museum mission

20/5 Rage at that fucking idiot | Night of the museum

19/5 Homeopath dream stuff | Workshop connections

18/5 Awks video Skype | Familiar faces

17/5 Kudette reunion | Rehearsal watching and¬†ca√Īa our corner place

16/5 Ant catch up after forever | Helado let downs

15/5 Exchanging war stories in the kitchen | A Cold

14/5 Long drive to parents and back | End of day Bar Fidel just us

13/5 Icy wintry walk to breakfast | Bike ride to record store summer haze + valley maker

12/5 Town hail storm driving | Slow day

11/5 Didn’t leave the house, shouldn’t have left | Transcribing day

10/5 All the admin catch up | Last swim + bye magical island life

9/5 Pretoria meeting, Braam lunch | Day trip Ice cream left sided driving and a rosemary scented evening

8/5 Work sads/changes | Best sleep – Irish and whiskey walks absorb as much sunlight

7/5 New friend for dinner | 24 hours no sleep, hike up to the tip of the island

6/5 Such shopping, so chilled | Holiday prep. Bikini shopping, leg wax and Gracia festival

5/5 Fred feedback |

4/5 Engineering outing calmed me, luminous pink sunset over Midrand | Submitted – The Burden of Memory

3/5 Avril chat after workshop felt positive | New best library

2/5 Nice work day | My fingers gained momentum

1/5 The Handmaid’s Tale | Writing break in the parc

04/17

30/4 Hot chocolate sunset at the park | Morning walk through a sleeping Gracia

29/4 Mom day with G&Ts | No coffee hangover

28/4 He seemed nice still, just older, she was awful though | Accepted extension

27/4 Long talks and cries morning, followed by egg brunch | Kitchen farewell/ Nerves speaking english correctly. Secret venue

26/4 Sister work day, Skype meetings, Salsa night | All day library

25/4 Freelance new stuff | Ximena Dirty dancing comparison presentation

24/4 10k | Interview with the archiver

23/4 Delta morning, and afternoon | St Jordi – Barcelona couples day

22/4 Newtown morning | Delayed writing, sit in square with coffee and croissant

21/4 Rice cakes + avo in the sun to unwind | Shifting text around

20/4 1000 things and then thrown off by email | 1 paragraph success

19/4 New responsibilities headache | Making sense of old projects again

18/4 Getting lost on the run | Brain dead, brain storming

17/4 1 year fancy drinks | Siesta time

16/4 Parents’ 40th lunch | Red hands and 2:35 not 14:35

15/4 Get Out | Bike ride along the river and cave houses

14/4 New friend coffee date (Sara-Aimee) | Cotton wool trees, Talks and walk with Niall and Emma

13/4 The Zoo Lake sunrise was out of this world | Zaragoza and Perfect Spanish Tortilla

¬†12/4 She said I reminded her of Tina from Bob’s Burgers | Gracia run and left over cooking

11/4 Work panics start | Lunchtime walk and new routine

10/4 Rooftop awks | Brain not working

9/4 Balcony party | Palm sunday or something, T-shirt weather

8/4 Dina work stress success | Long days and nights

7/4 Roving Bantu Kitchen | To the top of the park view and bon dias/night walks

6/4 His favourite present was the back warmer | Zaartari opening and ride home

5/4 Troyeville Hotel reminiscing | Norwegians

4/4 I made lentils for visitor | Raining ride to Mont Juicc bright green gardens

3/4 After work spinning with sick instructor dancing | New people

2/4 French plaits + home yoga | Mirar/Look videos

1/4 Delta Cosmos + salsa lessons | Kind friends, Spanish home dinner