Today, as part of my day off, I am beginning my next doll house project, and starting to put together the kit for the beach hut that I bought recently. It’s a 1/24th scale, so wonderfully small! Which I hope means it won’t take up too much room (and so leave space in the flat… Continue reading Colour impact
Today is the anniversary of the death of George Herbert. I first read his poems at school, then in more detail when studying. Then ever since for sheer delight. Today is one I come back to over and over again. And offer to others…. Love Love bade me welcome; yet my soul drew back, Guilty… Continue reading Another poem that I couldn’t live without
Our phone has been out order. For reasons that I have been told but did not understand (I was going to write did not understand fully, but the truth is, I didn’t understand them at all!) we have been able to make outgoing calls, but not receive incoming ones. This is actually rather a comfortable… Continue reading Are you receiving me?
I had a set of objectives for today; things I knew I needed to get done, as well as several things “in the diary” – plans made and arranged. It didn’t work out as planned. This is not an unusual experience. Indeed, as I look through old tweets, I see just how often I have… Continue reading The diary as indicative, not definitive!
I spent this morning with a group of students in one of our colleges. I had been invited to talk with them about women in Baptist life as part of their Baptist history course. They were a smashing group, and we engaged well, I think, and had some interesting conversation. And at the end there… Continue reading If you hang around long enough, you get to be one of the grown-ups!
There is a feature on the site which I use for this blog which offers “prompts” in case I can’t think of what to write about. I haven’t used it, since knowing what to write about is not a problem I have – knowing when to stop, or knowing if it is relevant. or if ∞
It is definitely beginning to feel lighter (look lighter?) When I walk in in the morning, it is not so dark. And as I sit here now looking out the window, it is definitely not as dark as it was this time last week. The fact that it is not raining does help, true, but… Continue reading Longer days