Month: March 2014

When Life Hands You Lemons

Sometimes making lemonade From handed lemons will be hard It will show you what you’re made After letting down your guard But sometimes that will the best The sweetest lemonade you ever tasted Because when life put you to the test Every lemon is to important to be wasted ©Christina de Vries – Geek Heaven

Spring

Just like falling in love It comes with a promise of more Some of it you know from the past Some will be like never before It comes with a promise One you want it to keep Comes with smiles and warmth And nights with lack of deep sleep There when you wake up You jump out, big smile on…

Too Soon For Words

I search and search my aching heart for it But scared I hide them all away I do not dare to write them down just yet It’s too soon for the words I want to say Too soon to put these feelings down on paper I’m not ready for them to be true So I put them back into my…

Tim Burton – A True Poet

I have a soft spot for dark poetry and dark art. The world of Tim Burton fits perfectly into that soft spot and has had a special place in my heart for many years. I was thrilled when my son started having Nightmare Before Christmas as his favorite movie at around age two and it actually still is one of…

New Picture!

On Saturday I did a shoot with the awesome Kirsti! The theme of the shoot was “Deadline” and here’s the result: Go and have a look at some of the other gorgeous pictures Kirsti has taken at http://www.hegrebackman.no Oh, and by the way, the papers flying around are actually my own written pages from the novel that I’m working on…

Fall in love or die trying…

It’s that time again boys and girls! Shots of Awe mesmerizes us with a new video about love. As beautiful as ever and as always it makes me wonder and smile! I hope it does the same for you! Enjoy!

To My Future Husband

I’m pretty sure we haven’t met yet and still I kind of miss you already. I miss the way I want us to cuddle while listening to the rain. How we laugh at each other’s stupid jokes. How you roll your eyes when I’m trying in the fifth dress and we should have left twenty minutes ago. How I always…

Neil Hilborn – An Absolute Favorite

Neil Hilborn is definitely one of my favorite slam poets. There is a special kind of vulnerability and honesty in his poems. And today I want to share a couple of my favorites with you guys. OCD is such a strong and personal poem. You can really feel the pain through his words. I cried the first time I saw…