As most of you already know, 2015 was a landmark year for Alan and I. Just over 10 months ago, we got engaged and have been looking forward to sharing...
Three years ago I got set up on my first blind date – the only one I have had to, well, date. The uniqueness of the experience is possibly the...
My Greek teacher emailed me this morning. Along with a gentle reminder to do my homework, she dropped in a casual “…by the way, I hope you are still coming...
A big fat envelope pushed itself through a mail slot in my door and fell heavily onto the floor. I picked it up. Very few people in this world know...
I recently went to a friend’s engagement drinks. During the event, another of our common friends revealed a shiny diamond ring. She kept it low profile – it was somebody...
I glanced at my phone again. Friday. 8:30pm. I was going to be seriously late. I looked up. My date across the table was saying something terribly intelligent about German...
The topic of infidelity in relationships popped up unexpectedly. What started as an innocent joke at a friend’s party last weekend eventually escalated to a full round-the-table survey. Each guest...
I hesitated for a few minutes before pressing “SEND”. The chances that my message would be misunderstood were high. Those of you who have read my recap of the recent...
Иногда мне кажется, что я проснусь – и всё будет по-старому. Что я не смогу без страха взглянуть на собственный телефон, ожидая увидеть как минимум десять пропущенных звонков после пяти...
(Bosnia and Herzegovina)
One sunny morning in August, I find myself on a plane to Moscow – my first holiday in Russia in over 30 years. I have only once before visited Russia…