I had a dream

I can’t recall the first time I set foot on Piha beach, perhaps it was because I felt so at home. I’ve always felt settled, safe and grounded at Piha. I’ve walked in the twilight and come across a Fire Poi Twirler who told me she did it for her own self gratification. I’ve walked early morning in tears and thankfully had the beach all to myself. I even went on a blind date there once. I was told the most extraordinarily sad story that almost broke my heart whilst being part of the process of mending someone else’s. On all my visits to Piha over the years I always visited the furthest end of the beach feeling like I needed the isolation. I wasn’t that I wasn't drawn to Lion Rock I just appre