Tag Archives: The Beauty of Life

Morning Musings – The Disappearance of Gravestones

Once upon a time, everyone wanted a gravestone.  It was only the poorest of the poor who suffered the indignity of having their remains dealt with in unmarked graves. And so, now, we have acres and acres of land covered … Continue reading

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Feeling Like Forrest

Sometimes this writing thing makes perfect sense to me, and is as natural as breathing in and breathing out. And then, on other days I feel a whole lot more like Forrest Gump, as if someone has yelled at me “Write, … Continue reading

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Words from my Blog Pal

At home, everyone knows that I blog, that I have a blog, and that I “do writing”. Tyben is definitely my blog pal … popping onto the blog to have a read now and then, and often asking me what … Continue reading

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A Quiet Crisis

I don’t know if what is going on is a crisis, but definitely something is going on for me and this page. For a few years I just blogged when I had a thought.  And the blog and my thoughts … Continue reading

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It seems I may have a new friend. Happiness.

I remember a couple of years ago now, when I was buried about a mile deep in worry, finally trusting a few friends to see just how black and deep I thought that worry hole was. One friend, who always … Continue reading

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Ikea Dreaming

Last Monday I selfishly took the day off.  I didn’t offer to take the kids to school.  I still left that for Dean to do.  I didn’t go to work.  I left my team to keep the office ticking over. … Continue reading

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This is 39. Apparently.

** warning – self indulgent birthday post ahead ** Today is my birthday.  And I am both apparently and officially 39 years of age. I wonder if I should be feeling something about the final pages of this chapter? What … Continue reading

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