Tuesdays are busy – and it’s not over yet, so here is a poem I love and that keeps me alert… It’s by Emily Dickinson Tell all the truth Tell all the truth but tell it slant, Success in circuit lies, Too bright for our infirm delight The truth’s superb surprise; As lightning to the… Continue reading A poem
Beloved Other is travelling. He has gone to follow his passion, and is away for four days, on his own and out the country. I’m not panicking! Much. In fact, joyously, he’s doing fine. And what’s more, I believe him when he tells me that, because I can see him. Today, I am grateful for… Continue reading Being unexpectedly grateful…
I’ve been having a really frustrating time with tech over the last few days; skype is refusing to connect with my computer’s camera, my phone decided to upgrade and managed to jam one of the apps, my kindle appears to have died completely, and certainly won’t talk to my computer, so I can’t sort out… Continue reading Perspective….
I really do try! I was told once that technology you come to after about 35 years old will always be effectively a “second language” – you may become pretty proficient, but it will always not quite be the heart language. And this may well be true…but I do try. Then it gets to me.… Continue reading Humph!
Today has been one of those days that didn’t quite go to plan; mainly because various people who were to do things, for one reason or another, couldn’t do them, and I ended up far outside my comfort zone. Suffice to say, I do not have a future as a bingo caller!! Also, various people… Continue reading Unsatisfyingly satisfactory
Hello! Are you still there? If so, thank you for visiting again. I’m sorry to have been so silent. Life rather took over, and there didn’t seem to be time to think about life because I had to manage living it, in circumstances I hadn’t chosen. If anybody reading this has not heard otherwise, Beloved… Continue reading It’s been a while….
It’s not the first time that the city I live in and love has been attacked – not even the first time since I have lived here. It’s not the worst attack we have ever experienced, and unless I had had the news on late last night, I would not have known about it, and… Continue reading Aftermath