|Posted on 31 January, 2019 at 5:00|
Who have been your major positive influences, who have helped to shape you in ways you never realised?
It is the late 1960s. I am sitting watching my paternal Grandmother, Victoria, putting on her makeup. This is the first time I have been allowed to do so. She will be dead in a ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 11 January, 2019 at 0:35|
Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.
11 days into January and how are you doing with your New Year’s Resolutions? That bad, huh?!
Last year, I mad...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 8 November, 2018 at 4:25|
...the luckier I get is a quote ascribed to several people. Who originally said it is unimportant.
I have often been described by people who don’t know me well as being “lucky”: in the right place at the right time, etc.
My letter asking if there were any ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 2 August, 2018 at 8:35|
The concept of kindness has been popping up around me in the past few days. I was introduced to a quote from Kurt Vonnegut's book, God Bless You, Mr Rosewater. "There's only one rule that I know of, babies, God damn it, you've got to be kind." And there is a quote (at...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 27 July, 2018 at 4:45|
“To die is nothing; but it is terrible not to live”
Victor Hugo, Les Miserables
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|Posted on 5 July, 2018 at 4:10|
"I try to avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward."
Charlotte BronteRead Full Post »
|Posted on 20 June, 2018 at 5:00|
"But I don’t feel afraid
As long as I gaze on Waterloo Sunset
I am in Paradise"
© Warner/...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 13 June, 2018 at 0:00|
Dancing the Argentine Tango teaches me so much more than 'just' getting around a dance floor without falling over or treading on my partner's toes.
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|Posted on 1 May, 2018 at 10:15|
I recently went to an open studios and had a really great time catching up with a few contacts and finding some new artists to follow. It was a very enjoyable experience ... but that isn’t always the case.
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