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We all live under the same moon

Yesterday I took a walk on the beach at sunset and I thought about how intensely I miss Robert now that he’s had to return to E. Then I looked to the West, into the setting sun, and then at the rising moon, and…

January 21, 2015

Cancer. We’ll talk about it once and never mention it again.

It’s amazing how long one can stare at the screen. The words and stoicism for this post didn’t come till now and the terror still hasn’t stopped, and, mainly, coming to the decision to publish this at all, AT ALL, has been a long…

December 19, 2014

Hello from Sunday night

Do you guys do this? Do you sometimes wish for things that aren’t instead of feeling grateful for things that are? Yeah, I’m all over that these days. Simple things; like not revelling in these warm, late summer days and wishing for cooler days…

September 7, 2014

Home, missing home

The last few days at home in West Cottage were so very busy for both of us. It’s always that way when we try to get as many projects completed as we can together. There are things we have to do, like replacing a…

September 3, 2014

Friday night disaster…averted!

I have a Land Rover story to tell you, but rather than show you the gruesome happenings, I’m going to show you the lovely vintage things I bought the other day. So, I had to run into Oxford today and Robbie and I made…

August 29, 2014

Theo died

The truth about love is that it’s a beast with sharp razor blades for teeth. It must be. How else do you explain the pain in my heart and these burning tears? Robbie was with him in the end. Robbie brought him home and…

June 6, 2014

Thoughts while brushing my hair

I took this selfie yesterday and sent it to R who said I looked pensive. Actually, to tell the truth, I only took it because I was wearing R’s beautiful watch, but I guess I do look pensive. 😀 So this evening, after a…

May 12, 2014

When it rains…it’s just fine

There’s nothing wrong with the rain. I think that the problem is really all this sun! And it hasn’t rained in days. Yup, it’s been that kind of week round here. I’m having a miserable, rotten cold, PMS and migraine, plus, today, a pipe…

February 8, 2014

Really random Friday

It’s funny but today I don’t seem to have much to say. So…I’m glad it’s sunny this morning. Woke up at 3am from a nightmare. Nightmare carried on each time I closed my eyes and so I just got fed up and got out…

January 31, 2014

It is what it is

The other day I had a minute to sit in Sbux and read the local paper. Gotta love the headline: So among the very useful tips to beat the winter blahs are: eat at a Mexican restaurant to trick your mind, wear brighter colours…

November 20, 2013