Et Finis!

Well today is the final day of NaBloPoMo 2017! It's been a real challenge to write so much in one month and is not something I've ever done before. I want to take this opportunity to give a huge thanks to Blissful Lemon who hosted a NaBloPoMo linkup this year. I came across some great blogs I'd... Continue Reading →

Wordless Wednesday (Almost)

As the cold weather sets in, it can be hard for those animals who are out in the wild to make sure they get sufficient food. This photo was taken a few years' ago on one of our walks round a local lake. The duck's focus on catching the bread* is priceless! *For any bird lovers... Continue Reading →

Lessons From My Doctorate

As I reach the end of almost four years' of study, (eight years in total!), I've been reflecting on what I've learnt through the process. This doctorate has been a tough experience, but not so much because of the constant, never-ending, ceaseless writing! It's because of the beliefs it's forced me to face up to:... Continue Reading →

I Have No Words

Do you ever feel sometimes that you just don't want to talk to anyone? I spend my working week talking, trying to get other people to talk, listening to other people talk, and talking to people about trying to get other people to talk to me. That's a lot of talking! Quiet, please! After all my... Continue Reading →

Walking On Eggshells

I had a rather unpleasant experience with someone not too long ago and felt a great deal of anger at how I was treated. I'm still reflecting on it and feel I need to express my emotions before I try and get my head round what happened, a bit like what I talk about here.... Continue Reading →

Wordless Wednesday (Almost)

This picture was taken during our holiday in Las Vegas. I felt so sorry for the poor person in the suit as they must have been sweltering! I absolutely loved Las Vegas. Aside from us getting married there, it was like a little patch of 'happy' in the middle of the desert. I'd love to... Continue Reading →

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