Tuesdays are not the straightforward days of my week – it is our drop in, coffee, social time, games events, lunch club thingy, called Tues@Bloom. I currently act as host for this. Which is a way of saying, other people all the hard work – the cooking, the washing up, the managing the money etc,… Continue reading Tuesdays….
Yes! It’s really true! I actually did it!! I am unfeasibly smug about this, overwhelmingly pleased with myself and so grateful to all those who made it possible, I feel an Oscar acceptance speech coming on….. 🙂
When Much-Loved Mentor died, it was decided that I would receive her papers to look through and see what might be written up as a result – and what ought to be archived and what could be shredded. This is a delight that awaits me. And I also received two of her Bibles. I have… Continue reading Ancient words…
I wear a lot of rings, and one of the ones that I wear all the time, I have recently had to take off. It is a very precious ring to me; I have had it many years, and it was given to me by somebody who matters. But sadly, it has broken; it is… Continue reading On not being important….
Each year I write a nativity play for church. I love it. I love the fact that I can write it specifically for us, using the people who are there and working with their particular strengths, and that we can, to some extent, pick up themes from the year and work them into the script… Continue reading The nativity is never finished….
I’m doing another cross stitch sampler (picture will follow when it’s finished). It’s going well, but something didn’t look right today. A bit of counting and a close examination of the pattern, and I realised I had missed out a whole section! So, I’ve just spent some time taking it out. Sometimes when I make… Continue reading
I have 15103 words. This is a result! It is well within the tolerance levels, and it makes (better) sense. Even the footnotes are, to quote my Wonderful Current Supervisor, “cleaner” (this raises all sorts of interesting thoughts in my mind, which I am not going to pursue!) I have titles for my chapters, and… Continue reading Last Lap