I sprinted down the concrete stairs after him, my partner in close pursuit. I was doing my best to run in my work attire – a wrap dress and high heels – and not doing a bad job of it, although all thoughts of ladylike behavior had been cast off in favour of practicality. Shifting […]


I love the rain. Is there anything better than a rainy day? Icy winter rain, cold wind, gentle drizzle humming on the roof. Hot drinks, cozy beds, boots and stockings. The relief of a summer storm; torrential downpour, overflowing gutters, indistinguishable street lights. Deafening. Playing in puddles, sheltering with strangers, making the mad dash. Listening […]