I am being very looked after today – various people are being protective of my time and my space, and making sure I know about possible heffalump traps that might otherwise catch me out. This is very lovely, and I am enjoying it. Almost. I mean, I am enjoying it, but it is also somewhat… Continue reading Being cared for….
Today, I am tired. Which is a pity. But there you go. Sometimes, the most creative thing to do is recognise it, acknowledge it, note it – and then put it to one side and get on with what lies to hand. Which is what I am about to do. Tomorrow, I will be less… Continue reading So much good
Today, I visited Intuitive Chiropractor. She scares me. Not because she hurts me – not at all. On the contrary, she is very gentle, and is even more aware than I am of just how sensitive I am to various forms of treatment (the joys of being an over-reactor!) and never gives me more than… Continue reading Incarnation is not just a theological concept
I have stretches of time when it appears that I forget how to sleep, and it appears that I am in the middle of one of these at the moment. I get up and read. And last night, I was revisiting poems that I never remember not knowing. This one seems appropriate… The last verse… Continue reading Another poem….
I miss cooking. Since Beloved Other stopped working for money, he has traken over all the household care, and that includes shopping and cooking. Which makes me one of the luckiest people I know; all my daily tasks are taken care of, and by somebody who does them much better than I do anyway! He… Continue reading Absent from the kitchen….
It’s a while since I have put up one of my favourite poems – this is one of Roger McGough’s. I love his writing, and there are so many that both make me smile and wince or gasp with illumination. So here is one of them… Children’s Writer John in the garden Playing goodies and… Continue reading A poem!
I have had an ecumenical day! This morning, spending time with other local ministers planning an event, lunch time leading prayers in a nearby church, this afternoon catching up with somebody from a long time ago and discussing involvment in an ecumenical committee (I seem to have agreed to chair another group, but I am… Continue reading Today….