Magical Mornings ● POEM

There are mornings that are different They feel like magic  In the way that they resemble No other mornings  In the way that the coffee Tastes a little bit more But mostly in the way that they feel Like the beginning  Of something new ☼ ©Christina de Vries  


Don’t Grow Up! It’s a Trap!

Sometimes I really feel like being swept away be Peter and fly off to Neverland. To stay a playful child forever and not having to worry about grownup problems. But whenever I find myself wishing to go, I have to remind myself that everyday life is filled with bits and pieces of Neverland. All you... Continue Reading →

Still Waiting ● POEM

Heart in hand She is still waiting For the day his name Will feel misplaced  On her lips When other kisses Will not be compared To his When the city presents New beginnings Not just reminders Of the lost For the time to come When she can finally Move on ☼ ©Christina de Vries  


Mind if I Stay ● POEM

Some days are for laughter For smiling in the rain For dancing without music Some days are for kisses Some for smelling roses But there are other days Some days are for crying For thinking out loud For staying in bed Some days are for hiding Some for taking breaks Not all days are good... Continue Reading →


This Might Change Everything!

There are a few times in your life that you will be very aware of the fact that a choice you're about to make could potentially lead your life in a very different direction. Sometimes the choice can be really hard, and other times it's as easy as breathing. And then there's the times when... Continue Reading →


It’s Okay to Not Be Okay!

In this time of social media and everyone trying to outdo one another on how perfectly they can portrait their lives, it can be hard to allow oneself to answer honestly when someone asks you how you are. I struggled with that for many years. Wanting to not lay my problems on anyone else, just... Continue Reading →


The Time to Leave Will Come

I've been living in Oslo on and off for about 11-12 years now, and having spent a decade in a city, there are bound to be some memories attached to it. I've gone through relationships, dating, heartbreak, friendships, disappointment and utter joy here, and pretty much everywhere I go that's close to central Oslo is... Continue Reading →


The Big Escape ● POEM

This is waking up Eyes opening Fingers reaching Finally feeling ● This is realizing Lies exposed Truth coming clear Impossible to unsee ● This is escaping Wings spreading Soul soaring Breaking free ©Christina de Vries


You Are What You Love, Not Who Loves You!

Back in the day, when I was a kid, I had so many plans for my future. I had plans to be exactly where I wanted to be by the time I was 25, and I would not even think about starting a family before that had happened. Needless to say, things didn't really go... Continue Reading →


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