Tag Archives: Loneliness

Valentines Day- Non Event

For a small minority in town – Valentine’s Day matters.  It is so discriminatory!   For the rest of us who are anti the special ‘lovey dovey’ day, be it for commercial reasons, ‘past all that crap’, reasons or the simple fact that … Continue reading

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Dinner for One

Ben stood motionless at the window and waited.  Why?  He did last month and the month before that?  Because it was his week. They would never have missed it.  Sunday lunch was a family ritual that held them together. Him,  insane? He knew that everyone was wrong; the media were wrong; the police … Continue reading

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Encouragement for a Happy Christmas

our Christmas Tree your empty chair still warm with love when you sat there.     where you belong, it feels so right normality lives, still out of sight.   you’re lonely there, but time to try and understand, what, … Continue reading

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Goodbye’s fade-Memories don’t!

The hardest part of any friendship is when it’s time to say goodbye. As much as we might like things to stay the same, change is an inevitable part of life. The universe may seem huge and the rift between … Continue reading

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Are they still here?

Reading the words of a sad song the other day got me thinking. New babes are born, and as they grow: We often hear it said that she has her mother’s looks, or his hands are so like his Dad’s, … Continue reading

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Starting Over- All the X’s – South Africa

“I write of South Africa, where my heart sometimes resides, and my mind often drifts back to, across the distance of lands and oceans. An Africa that always beats with a strong heart of different people, languages and cultures, who … Continue reading

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One Brief Encounter

Our fingers entwined like ribbons of light in the darkened bedroom. I had waited and wished for this ever since that day high on the cliff. It was like déjà vu. Waiting for your key in the lock, the shuffle … Continue reading

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I Decree ……2012

2012- the year of the new You? We live our lives speaking of yesterday; because we can.                       We know about yesterday and may have learned from it; or not.                      It mattered then; but cannot now be any more or less.   … Continue reading

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Five things I’m Afraid to write about-The Truth – and it did happen.

Post a Day 2011:  5 Things I’m afraid to write about. Politics – Don’t know nor care enough to get it right – You never could. The worst day of my life – When it did really happen. The whole truth  – … Continue reading

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