My European Highlights

Tuesday, 1, September, 2015 0 , , , , , , Permalink 1

I knew this Monday was going to be more difficult than usual. Nevertheless, at 8.42am, I found myself staring blankly past my computer screen in a zombie-like state (due, in large part, to jet lag) unnervingly surprised at the sudden - almost physically painful - onset of post-holiday blues. This time last week, I was lying on a sunny beach in Sicily with a book in hand, basically getting a free hot stone massage from the pebbly shoreline that Italians call a beach. It was divine. And it sure as hell beat the uncomfortably-ergonomic office chair (with no massage features) that I’m sitting in this Monday. Yes, I have just returned from 4 blissful weeks of (unpaid - gah!) leave in Europe. ...