She was stood at the window anxiously peering out from behind the net curtains. Prior to this she'd been pacing around the room, unnecessarily tidying things: placing things in a particular way on the sideboard; dusting when there wasn't any dust to be rid of. The child watching all of this must of been about [...]
As adults we may find ourselves in a fight to gain the respect we deserve.
Most, if not all of us, have experience sleeplessness at one time or another. During this time it's as if we're in a constant state of readiness; of high alert. No matter what we try, sleep alludes us. Thoughts tumble around uncontrollably and we can't switch them off. Restless as we roll around in bed [...]