Monthly Archives: January 2014

WORDS FLY

It is one of our usual conversations, the words crash or slide across the room, mostly landing in the wrong ears, but it doesn’t matter. We’ve had the same conversations a hundred times before and though the subjects are different … Continue reading

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Cat, From Pest to Paragon

I have always been a dog person and never been afraid to say so, in fact I have declared it loudly all my life. I like the neediness of dogs, their exhibitions of affection, their unrestrained joy at seeing their … Continue reading

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TIME FLIES (I CLEARLY DON’T)

I have had three dramatic falls in the last 3 years, all involving my face. The first one was when I was rushing home to my friend with some good news – I was fumbling with door keys while mounting … Continue reading

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On Being Cool

A few days ago I wrote in a post that I no longer wanted to conform and several people remarked that they never saw me as a conformist. But the fact that I am marching to a different drum does … Continue reading

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FUNERALS

This could seem a bit dirge–like but after experiencing a joyful celebration yesterday at the funeral of one of my favourite people, I would like to share the contrasts I have experienced. When I was a child my parents hardly … Continue reading

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