Month: September 2010

Because Colombians are cute

“My name is Luna,” she shouted, with a huge smile. “But in English it’s ‘Moon’. You can say ‘Moon’.” I giggled through the sweat pooling beneath my eyeballs. “Luna is okay,” I panted. “Luna is better.” It was my second time at my new spinning class and I was still a spectacle. All of the […]


I am totally screwed

Ask me if I’m competitive. “I am not competitive,” I will reply indignantly. “I’m one of those easy going people.” I will probably pause and smile innocently. “I’m quite happy for other people to have their success,” I will insist, shrugging my shoulders. “I’m just happy to go with the flow.” Ah, how well we […]