Daily Prompt – Musical Marker

We all have songs that remind us of specific periods and events in our lives. Twenty years from now, which song will remind you of the summer of 2014?

I wouldn’t necessarily say that there is any music that is that iconic that it would bring back memories of what is actually our winter 2014.

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Feb 7: Show Me Fridays

Show Me Fridays: upload an image to your blog (with or without words) of your most prized possession.

I wasn’t unite sure about this one – there are a number of things that I could have easily shown – my laptop, my iPad, my wall of DVDs and games, my playstation, my stand mixer, my cookbook collection etc etc, but I put some more thought into it and I realised these can all be easily replaced.

So instead, here’s a photo of my true prized possession:


awesome. A box

Perhaps, but to me it’s what’s in the box that’s what counts. It’s probably half full of generic crap (that I really should just throw out) but the rest of it is all stuff that simply cannot be replaced.

It’s where I keep my photos; it’s where I keep my letters from my mum; it’s where I have a collection of short stories I wrote when I was a kid… Just small things that are worthless, but to me they are priceless. Things that I cannot bear to throw out.