I have just had two days off. It’s been lovely. I did hardly anything except read, sew, watch tv and rwad a bit more. Oh, and snap at Beloved Other . There were various points in these two days where I was bad tempered for no other reason than I was bad tempered. It’s not… Continue reading It’s getting back to (a kind of) normal
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….
I have spent a fascinating, stimulating and exhausting weekend visiting a church which is seeking a minister. I was made very welcome, and enjoyed my visit very much. The process is now that they will spend some time considering and reflecting, and have a church meeting in a week, at which they will decide whether… Continue reading On sitting very still….
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….
There are moments when it just seems worthwhile. Moments, when for one reason or another, the stuff that makes up the bulk of day’s activities, and which can seem to achieve little or nothing suddenly comes into focus, and does appear to matter. I have been fortunate enough to have had one of these this… Continue reading Unexpected gifts pt 1
It is one of the “double-think” times of the year; when my inside life and my outside life are in different time zones. Outside, the force of “it’s already Christmas” is getting too hard to resist without being so much of a killjoy that I would (quite rightly!) be excluded and cast out….so, at our… Continue reading It is yet Advent….
I am sitting typing this in front of a huge mirror! This is because I am a conference centre, being Very Important, and doing a Serious Task…and I have a little while off, and wanted to relax a bit. And the room which I have been allocated has one flat surface which will hold a… Continue reading On mirrors and seeing one another