Why We Retreat Into The Mountains

Brooding

I’m back in the mountains.

It’s the place I come to when I’m at a crossroad; it’s also the place where I realized I wanted to be a writer.

Of course, my mom had predicted this a long time ago, but it was only when I was up here, did I truly accept it.

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The Beauty Behind Breaking Down

Berlin during WWII

When I first got Lupus, my father used to always tell me about the city of Berlin. Its rise to power, its inevitable fall and the place it has become today.

But it wasn’t until much later that I understood its historical significance and the relevance behind him telling me about it.

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The Adventure Explorer Look

WHERE TO GET IT & THE INSPIRATION BEHIND IT

Photo credit: Tanishtha
  1. Khaki Trench Coat: Promod | Buy similar Here
  2. Beige Faux Suede Bag: Promod | Buy similar Here (although I wouldn’t recommend real suede, in this case)
  3. Brown Faux Suede Buckled Wedges: Promod | Buy similar Here
  4. Brown Faux Suede Belt: Promod | Buy similar Here
  5. Black Inner Lace Slip: Promod
  6. Black Skirt: Zara

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What & Why?

That’s me by the way; can you see the mist behind me?

I’ve always loved snow globes. There’s something enchanting about the way the flakes slowly fall inside of them…like a controlled mini hail storm.

The closest I’ve ever gotten to a snow globe like experience is watching the mist settle between the mountains – a phenomenon I’ve been privy to since I was 3.

It all started when my granddad used to take my dad into the mountains during his holidays; a tradition my dad continued with me. It was beautiful watching the mountains and lake disappear behind the mist…and then magically somehow reappear.

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