Well now – where to start! I am on sabbatical, and when I started, I was full of good intentions to use the time, among other tings, to develop this blog, and really do some serious reflection and thinking. And then Beloved Other decided it was a good time to scare us both silly, health-wise….and,… Continue reading It’s been a while….
Today started with a long walk; we were due on a train from Big City to slightly less Big City at 9.30, and walking across Big City is much nicer than trying to take the transport system at that time in the morning. So off we set, with me pulling a case. Pulling the case… Continue reading Trying to keep up
The bad dreams have started again…. Not that I often have them, but they occur at significant points of transition. And I don’t always recognise what is going on. So, when I woke this morning in some distress and said “bad dream!!” Beloved Other – who is so much wiser than me – said “Yes,… Continue reading Dreams and identifying them…
I thought it would be so simple! (Well, not really, but simple enough..) My current phone has taken to closing down at random moments, and also making phantom calls – some of which were rather embarrassing – so the time had come…. Well, actually, it had come some time ago, but I was in denial.… Continue reading New possibilities and unexpected contacts….
I have spent a lot of time over the last few days writing, in one way or another. I was fully intending to write a blog post here; and then realised I’d already written it for the church blog, because this is what I want to say…. so, here it is So, now I am… Continue reading This….
I’m writing this as I sit at our reception desk in Worshipping Space in the middle of The Big City. I am here, unusually, so that Esteemed Colleagues and Wondrous Volunteer can go and have a conversation. It feels good to have enabled this, though it is possibly one of the roles in this community… Continue reading Safely outside the comfort zone…
Today, I have spent the day with Admired Mentor. It has been delightful – and full of chocolate…. (This woman knows me so well!) We talked of the past and the future, of possibilities and wonderings, of things we know and understand and of the bewilderments of being alive. There are days that are just… Continue reading A gift of a day