Another delightful day; long and chocolatey catch-up with Longstanding Friend, in which, as always in our conversations, I am reminded of her deep wisdom, and how much I value it. Then an afternoon actually having time to have conversation with Pioneering Friend who is hostessing me – and playing with Welcoming Kitties. The Welcoming Kitties… Continue reading Theology from watching cats play….
I have had a delightful day; I have walked round and round in circles, because I kept not being where I thought I was. but fortunately never really lost. I have been exploring the Dear Green Place, and have been to museums, churches, ancient houses, and shops. And nice restaurants. I haven’t had to speak… Continue reading Sore feet!
You know that thing where you have a long, involved conversation with somebody which exists entirely in your brain (the conversation, I mean, not the other person), and then when you are actually with that person, they haven’t read that script, and so don’t play their part properly….? That! I seem to spend a disproportionate… Continue reading Scripts and surprises
We had a young woman visit our service this morning; she is part of the community linked with Patient Colleague and Wise Wife. Asked what she had taken away from the service (at which I was croakily preaching) I am told that she said “no matter who you are, and whether you deserve it or… Continue reading A little comment
I love it when a plan comes together! Pioneering Friend has agreed to offer me hospitality in The Dear Green Place. I am so grateful. I have managed to have a conversation with Long-Standing Friend, and arrange to meet. I am so looking forward to time to talk. I have sent a message to Sister,… Continue reading I’m on holiday soon!
Much Travelled Friend posted on facebook today about a trip which involves meeting people I know but no longer reguarly meet because of changed circumstances. So, it was really nice to be able to say (type!) to Friend, “please take my greetings” I find I do this a lot. As time has gone on, I… Continue reading Send my greetings….
Hey, guess what! I’ve lost my voice. It is a long time since I lost my voice. But several people today, hearing me croak, have said “Lost your voice again” – and looked suitably surprised when I say that it has been a long time since it has happened. Which has got me thinking about… Continue reading Silenced – on a regular basis?