So here I am in Berlin. I’ve come to Germany for the festive period because I couldn’t face Christmas.
I have just learned this word from a friend. It is German for hearbreaking. As I write, news is filtering through from Berlin that a deliberate attack on a crowded Christmas market has killed at least nine people and injured dozens more. The details are still unclear but early reports are that a lorry fromContinue reading “Herzzerreißend”
I don’t really like Christmas very much. There. I’ve said it.
So right this very minute I should be sitting on a plane to New York with my (now ex) boyfriend. Instead I’m shuffling around the house in my pyjamas and a pair of dirty socks with just the cat and a bottle of prosecco for company. It was Henry David Thoreau who said, “The man whoContinue reading “Chins up, passport out”