Tag Archives: relationships

Broken Glass

    I don’t listen to  ‘The Archers’ ….in fact I don’t follow any soap.  However, one can hardly ignore the furore that has been caused by the ‘Domestic abuse’ storyline.  I mean, the trial verdict was even reported on … Continue reading

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Another Re-blogged Tale

      A GOOD LISTENER The first time I saw him, I was wobbling along on a bicycle, in an attempt to get fit, more toned and feel better. I remember I almost rode into him, just managing to … Continue reading

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Broken Glass

  I don’t listen to  ‘The Archers’ ….in fact I don’t follow any soap.  However, I have noticed a lot of comments on Twitter concerning a story-line about  ‘Domestic Abuse’.   Apparently the story involves the classic  ‘Control freak’ ….isolating … Continue reading

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Do They Still ‘Snog’ in the Back Row at the Cinema ?

  Well ….Do they ? I only ask because, whilst flicking through the  Radio Times  last night, I noticed that one of the channels is showing, what they call  ‘Classic Films‘  every day. Actually, the name may be a little … Continue reading

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Day 38 of 100 Pleats …….. Something Different

Day 38 of the 100 Pleats in 100 days Challenge  and today I have tried something a little different …..well, i like to be unconventional ……………. To achieve this look I gathered up half of my hair and twisted it … Continue reading

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Day 22 of 100 Pleats ……… Hat-Pins and Writer’s Block

Day 22 of the 100 Pleats Challenge ……gosh we seem to be really whizzing through the days, don’t we ? Of course, I realise that some of you may be bored to sobs by now …….I suppose there are only … Continue reading

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White Roses

He never sends me flowers, at least, that’s what I thought, but here I am taking delivery of the most enormous, beautifully arranged, hand-tied bouquet. I thank the delivery girl and close the door…… wondering what on earth to do. … Continue reading

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The Life and Soul of the Party

Karen was the life and soul of the party. The golden girl, the one that arrived first and was the last to leave. She always had a song in her heart and a smile on her face. I counted myself … Continue reading

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A Photo a Day for 100 Days ……. Day 70

70 of 100 Have you ever thought about the sheer persistence of ivy ? Its everywhere, isn’t it. Tenaciously clinging to any available surface; seemingly with no visible means of support. Determined; dogged; pertinacious; it tumbles over walls and fences. … Continue reading

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Conversations With My Father

My dear Mum died this year. On the 27th April, to be exact. I can’t deny that we didn’t always agree and its fair to say that I often had an uneasy relationship with her; in the way that Mothers … Continue reading

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