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Hug Yourself

When we are sad, upset and alone and need a hug, we never think to try a ‘lone hug’! They say it works.  Try it! Well, today I could just hug myself out of joy, hug myself because I have … Continue reading

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39 times Q

On my quest to write a quick entry for the letter Q on Alphabe Thursday, a question arose for me to quantify, just how many words I could use in this way; quite a quirky idea! I find myself in a … Continue reading

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Going Home

Reflections in the glass in front, not five metres away showed the extent of the explosions behind me as the enemy forged down the High street. Where could I run? How could I get home alive.  If my home still existed. … 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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He

He- came between our love Arrived, so sudden, uninvited He- harsh and quick and cruel Stood over us and gloated He stole our lives, our very souls   He-came between our friendship Embedded, himself in secret places He- cut and … Continue reading

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Take the High Road

Yesterday….. “Confidence is a walk in the park”, he said.  “Come, I’ll show you!” I think that was when I knew he was right for me, he made me feel good about myself.  That, and the fact that we didn’t … Continue reading

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Moonstruck Piano

The evening had been planned for months and Murial was at last going to have a chance to perform; a chance to play her piano for friends and family.  It was her wish and she had been practicing for weeks … Continue reading

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Optimism and Me

It is very tiring trying to do what you think you should be doing, because you think others think this is really what you ought to be doing; when you know that you are probably doing the best that can be done. … Continue reading

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Weaving Through Life

“Upheaval,Unhappiness and feeling Unsure, is never about the place; it’s about the place you are in, in your life.” Glad I said that!! Snap out of it and make something happen, how else will we ever know what we are supposed to … Continue reading

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Make Time for Time

Time can make or break a marriage Lose that seat in your favourite carriage Drat the time It’s nearly nine That dress was mine but I was late She bought the only red size eight It’s time for spring and summer … Continue reading

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