a map spanning 91 years – her hand.
My Poppy bought her daffodils on Friday. Such frivolity! For people who so frequently started all over again. With nothing. A gift of a daffodil. My love, let us be happy here and now, today. via Daily Prompt: Yellow
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She came to me last night and asked me to take her shopping. I drove her home and she put on her shiny cream heels, her glamorous fawn coat, her dark red lipstick. She was so young and strong, beautiful and content. I took her to the David Jones, and she lingered over some hand-carved ornaments. […]
Dear friends, my amazing, loving, much adored grandmother died this week and yesterday I read her biography at her funeral. Such an honour! I wanted to share it a little further…
It is our psychic needs and the feelings that accompany them that are at the root of human nature. (Mary E Clark) My Gran is old and frail. For 90 years she has been tough and fiercely independent but today she finds herself in an old people’s hostel. She eats what she is fed, goes to […]
subtitle: reminder to self to keep doing these things 🙂 yoga – Melissa West’s current series is on working with the inner critic actively engaging with nonviolent communication, reading, doing exercises, writing in my nonviolent communication blog and just feeling my feelings as they occur allowing myself to really enjoy and appreciate my relationships with […]
My old Granny is fading. She has been in and out of hospital for the past few months with a number of infections, including one in her chest that seems intractable. At one point it seemed she was actively dying, but it does look like we will have her for a little longer, that she […]