Be like Christine

Yesterday, the¬†world lost a kind, gentle soul who spent her whole life looking after others. Chris held her family together with love, and then shared her love with countless others through a lifetime of teaching, before it reached our little family to boot. Hanno’s mum was my heroine, for so many reasons, but mostly for … More Be like Christine

#MeToo

This has been rumbling around in my head for long enough, time to put it on the page. Given the subject matter of harassment and all, trigger warning up front and centre, and language too. I’m just going to type, stream of consciousness to see what falls out… As we approach the festive season, it … More #MeToo

Fur babies

I had a very lazy morning today. We were woken up at before 7am, but I stayed in bed until about 10am. Dozing, wafting, whatever you want to call it, I was out of it today. Waking up, WhatsApp said I had a notification from Mum. “Branston has just passed away, very peacefully on the … More Fur babies

If you had been here

Inspired (again) by Carole’s post about her good weekend, here’s my post on this past week: If you had been with me this past week… You’d have sat beside my bed for a long time, as that is where I’ve spent most of it since I left work on Thursday lunchtime with a sore throat, … More If you had been here