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i am a wandering sonneteer who likes herbal tea and wildflowers

McKenzie follows:
  • Olivia
  • Violet
  • Samson
  • Scarlet
  • Henry
  • Thea
  • George
  • Theodore
  • Molly
  • Leo
  • Athena
  • Oliver
  • Toby
  • Grace
  • Florence
  • Jack
  • Alexander
  • Madigan
  • Morgan
  • Regina
aug 23 2011 ∞
aug 23 2011 +
  • pistachio gelato ice cream
  • crepes with icing sugar and strawberries
  • devil's food cake
  • peanut butter and chocolate home-made fudge
  • gingerbread men
  • cherry and white chocolate clafoutis
  • mississippi mud cake
  • berry smoothies
  • toasted-coconut macaroons
  • hot fudge sundaes with sprinkles
  • toffee sweets
  • fig and cinnamon muffins
  • chocolate and brandy truffles
  • belgian waffles with spiced blueberries
may 31 2011 ∞
may 31 2011 +
  • big, long woolen jersey
  • more sleepytime tea
  • red lipstick or lip stain
  • moccasins
  • slip-on ankle boots
  • better liquid eyeliner
  • woolen tights
  • the death of bunny munro
  • small brown cross-body bag
  • new moleskine
  • new tarot cards
  • book of old world magick
  • bottle-green beret
  • woven bracelets
  • black long sleeve dress with white peter-pan collar
  • cameo pendant
  • pearls
  • dreamcatcher
  • black dr martens (or navy)
apr 28 2011 ∞
may 31 2011 +
  • Bill Hammond
  • Cezanne
  • Da Vinci
  • David Hockney
  • Diane Arbus
  • Duccio
  • Giotto
  • Goya
  • Harry Callaghan
  • Kadinsky
  • Magritte
  • Manet
  • Matisse
  • Michaelangelo
  • Monet
  • Picasso
  • Rembrandt
  • Renoir
  • Salvador Dali
  • Toss Wolleston
  • Van Gogh
dec 22 2010 ∞
dec 25 2011 +
  • kind
  • reckless
  • well read
  • intelligent
  • just a little bit bad
  • intellectual
  • funny
  • creative
  • liberal
  • different, a bit odd
  • not religious
  • laidback
  • pro-choice
  • not homophobic
  • racially tolerant
  • still able to laugh at prejudice
  • a little dark and twisted
  • interest in music, any kind
dec 2 2010 ∞
may 31 2011 +
  • rupert grint
  • jude law
  • tom felton
  • joseph gordon-levitt
  • mika
  • jon stewart
  • johnny depp
  • nick cave
  • alex brown church
  • robert pattinson (as cedric diggory)
  • aaron johnson
nov 30 2010 ∞
may 31 2011 +
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  • au revoir simone
  • belle and sebastian
  • blue roses
  • cat power
  • cocorosie
  • cream
  • creedence clearwater revival
  • crosby stills and nash
  • deep purple
  • feist
  • fleet foxes
  • hot feet
  • john lee hooker
  • laura marling
  • lisa mitchell
  • look blue go purple
  • margot and the nuclear so and sos
  • muddy waters
  • mumford and sons
  • neil young
  • owen pallett
nov 28 2010 ∞
may 31 2011 +
  • peach iced tea
  • vivid moonlight through the crack in my curtains
  • hazelnut chocolate
  • the smell of clean linen
  • silly schoolkid nicknames
  • the feeling of hair being warmed by the sun
  • ginger kittens
  • stargazing
  • being drunk at night at a brightly lit outdoor party
  • snowdrop daffodils
  • sleepy kisses
  • fits of uncontrollable laughter
  • post-crying relief
  • the first cigarette of the day
  • lie-ins
  • extended platonic hugs
  • movie nights with the girls
  • Bellbird song
nov 2 2011 ∞
dec 25 2011 +
  • doodling flowers
  • twirling hair
  • nail-biting
  • moodiness
  • biting my lip
  • bad language in public
  • picking at the hems of my dresses
  • falling in love with books
  • daydreaming
  • sarcasm
may 31 2011 ∞
may 31 2011 +
  • silver locket
  • leather bag
  • hot chocolate powder
  • marshmallows
  • vanilla vodka
  • new marlboro cigarettes
  • a pretty nightgown
  • a new and melancholy story to read
  • brown paper moleskin
  • water-colour paints
may 31 2011 ∞
may 31 2011 +
  • heavy clouds in the mind
  • condescension
  • coldness
  • bitterness
  • patronizing sarcasm
  • sardonicism
  • misanthropy
  • sadness
  • psychopathy
  • indifference
  • vanity
  • unhappiness
  • misery
jan 16 2011 ∞
may 31 2011 +
  • patchouli
  • orchid bouquets
  • cedar wood
  • carnations
  • vanilla
  • coconut balm
  • violet flowers
  • lavendar
  • crushed thyme
  • jasmine oil
  • sandalwood incense
  • rose oil
  • floral, heady perfumes
  • clean linen
  • deep, woody forests
  • musk
  • roasting coffee beans
  • dewy morning air
  • rosemary
  • ocean spray
  • frangipani flowers
dec 2 2010 ∞
may 31 2011 +
  • try anne's recipe for dinner
  • wait for & read english poetry books when they arrive
  • dinner with colleagues - 5.30pm friday
  • post some traditional spells on blog
  • attend stuart's party
  • arrange time & meet with youth specialty for full examination
  • Buy a white lace short-top and wear it over a floral dress
  • find a christmas present i might want (besides brideshead revisited)
  • need new work shoes
  • need new play shoes
  • learn how to french braid
  • do some more tarot / tasseography
  • build a fort with john and sleep in it
  • begin to exercise more
  • road trip somewhere
  • spend time with family
dec 1 2010 ∞
may 31 2011 +
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  • a midsummer night's dream - william shakespeare
  • crime and punishment - fyodor dostoevsky
  • emma - jane austen
  • frost at midnight - samuel taylor coleridge
  • great expectations - charles dickens
  • lolita - vladimir nabokov
  • love in the time of cholera - gabriel garcia marquez
  • madame bovary - gustave flaubert
  • persuasion - jane austen
  • pride and prejudice - jane austen
  • rest at night - emily dickinson
  • she dwelt among the untrodden ways - william wordsworth
  • she walks in beauty - lord byron
  • sonnets from the portuguese - elizabeth barett browning
  • the great gatsby - f scott fitzgerald
  • the harry potter series - JK Rowling
nov 28 2010 ∞
may 31 2011 +
  • lose a little weight
  • do more exercise
  • binge drink less
  • get orthotic soles
  • buy nicer clothes
  • buy a garland
  • put honey coloured highlights in my hair
  • buy a skirt
  • stop spending money on food
  • read the road code
jan 18 2012 ∞
jan 18 2012 +
  • old brick coffee houses, walls covered in fairy lights
  • art galleries
  • long, empty piers at sunset
  • just over the green hills
  • riverbanks in the afternoon
  • secret gardens
  • rooftops in lonely cities
  • vast, all encompassing libraries
  • second-hand bookshops full of dust
  • beachside bonfires at dusk
  • playground merry-go-rounds
  • between linen bedsheets, morning light
may 31 2011 ∞
dec 25 2011 +
  • roast winter vegetable salad with honey mustard dressing
  • smoked salmon and seaweed sushi
  • chicken risotto with fennel and pine nuts
  • mango and ginger chicken curry
  • pepper steak with mushroom cream sauce
  • cottage cheese with chives and toasted onion
  • greek salad with whole olives and vinagrette
  • beef and felafel souvlaki
  • lemon pepper wedges with sour cream and sweet chilli sauce
  • beef stew
  • pumpkin soup with italian bread and sour cream
  • baked salmon and salad
may 31 2011 ∞
may 31 2011 +
  • dewdrops
  • gumboots
  • puddle jumping
  • pretty umbrellas
  • long hair
  • birdsong
  • moss-green ferns
  • smell of clean air
  • overcoats
  • pavement splash
  • running with head down
  • laughter and mirth
  • melancholy
  • grey-skies
  • hope through the clouds
  • good for the little garden
  • waterfall
  • creeks and streams
  • rising rivers
  • ruined plans
  • board games
jan 28 2011 ∞
may 31 2011 +
  • fall in love
  • have an affair in a foreign country
  • find myself
  • go to prague, italy, venice, tuscany, russia and rome
  • accept my body
  • accepy my overall appearance
  • trawl a thick, bustling market
  • write a beautiful letter to someone halfway across the world
  • seal a letter with proper sealing wax
  • learn the constellations
  • skydive
  • get high and dance with friends
  • buy a van and roadtrip to nowhere
  • sign to be an organ donor
  • experience great sadness
  • experience complete happiness
  • get a higher education
  • take part in a protest
  • get into a fist fight
dec 2 2010 ∞
jun 1 2012 +
  • russel st park
  • thorrington playground
  • remuera ave park
  • atop cashmere hills, looking over city lights
  • that flat out of the city
  • oreti beach
  • that flat lands by oreti beach
  • the park behind st margarets hospital
  • kings cross at sydney
  • the opera house
  • riccarton gardens
  • esk street
  • abbot st park
  • along the waihopai riverbank
  • st john's field
  • the choosing tables
  • the horses
  • the pyramid by the titchy lady's den
  • moorhouse theatre
  • lake wanaka
dec 1 2010 ∞
may 31 2011 +
  • cleopatra
  • sailor
  • witch
  • my brother
  • peacock
  • Monica Gellar
  • Goku
  • Vulpix
  • nurse
  • zombie britney spears
nov 29 2010 ∞
may 31 2011 +