Saturday « I was up early with the birds. Just want to be in your arms right now my love ». Seen. No reply. I call you 3 hours later. You don’t answer, though I see you go online as soon as the call drops. Your phone has a personal tune for my calls and you will have seen the missed call notification. You don’t call … Continue reading Death by Indifference
“Anyone else play the ‘what would be your last meal’ game for fun (black humour reigns chez moi)? So whilst my kids take ages choosing between dishes and then negotiating 2 starters and basically way more food than they could possibly stomach, its chicken all the way for me” Continue reading Frugal Feasting – Part 2 : make that chicken work for you!
“I’m a virtuous hour into fantasy family building and benevolent gestures before the daydream starts to creep beyond the entirely necessary or charitable boundary…” Continue reading Lottery winning lemon trees..
I love your courage
In the face of your difference
Though I see your pain in solitude.
I wish it could be easier for you
Continue reading 18 Summers
When she awoke to the truth, Fay was thirty-one
Browbeaten, confused and a mum
Despite a decade of devaluation
She kept schtum for fear of humiliation
And crawled into a private pit of ‘make-do’. Continue reading Fay’s Story