Living life, Reflection

Vessels of life

Tea cups. Coffee cups. Vessels. And yet I hesitate to drink coffee from a tea cup. And tea from a coffee cup is not without its resistance 🙂 A first world problem indeed but that's not what perplexes me. When intellectually I know both to be vessels capable of holding liquid and from which I… Continue reading Vessels of life

Being alive, Haiku, Poetry

Seductive #Haiku Challenge 175 @RonovanWrites

RonovanWrites Haiku Challenge 175 with prompt words - Short, Sexy      Short and seductive, Strong, it beckons with no fuss, Tongue scalded in haste. ~ FlorenceT       © 2017 FlorenceT Copyright reserved. The author asserts her moral and legal rights over this work.  

Living life, The Self

Meaning of coffee

Saturday morning, and I had some minutes to myself. In I went to the local café for my second shot of caffeine that morning. As usual, the place was packed. All the tables were occupied, with customers queuing to order and more standing around waiting. Some were ‘reading’ their phones, some were people-watching (guess what… Continue reading Meaning of coffee

Living life, Uncategorized

Drink your coffee

29 September is International Coffee Day in Australia! And as I understand it, in Canada, UK, Ethiopia, Hungary, Malaysia, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden and the US of A as well.  Other countries have 'Coffee Day' too, around this time. Check out Fairtrade coffee in your country :-).  It is coffee that is certified as having… Continue reading Drink your coffee