Elevated, in both dream and physical state. Our bed holstered effortlessly in the middle of the room. I hear nothing, I see nothing. The air still, dry and bleak. After last night, I can not contain my excitement for today.
The rattling of the air-con forces me to wake before my alarm. The room dark and still. Ice cold mist condensing on the windows. Outside is much warmer than in here. I turn to Danielle who is slowly escaping her dream induced reality.
“It’s time to get up” I whisper.
Today is Friday
In my eyes a Friday in Ljubljana is by far the best day of the week. The people in the streets are smiling. The buildings are alive with the sound of music and conversation.
01:00 AM, and I’ve struggled to get to sleep for the past 3 hours. Tossing and turning, rolling round and round in my own pool of sweat. The heat of yesterday still lingering in the air, my bed now 1029384 degrees. The temperature is unbearable. Continue reading “Croatia: Beauty at My Fingertips”
Moisture in the air, windows cloudy, skin damp. The morning sun poking its way through droplet paths as they slide down. 5:30 AM never looked so appealing. Eyes stinging from the distortion of time. We wipe ourselves down and make a plan for the day ahead. The choices for today, Coast or Lake?
Coast it is.