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WELCOMEI am a musician, sometime poet and songwriter, a budding artist and a divorced, retired primary school teacher. On my site I plan to share bits and pieces of everything. As I build my blog all are welcome to visit and engage with it and through it, me !
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Skipping between radio stations yesterday, I happened upon this song. I’ve always loved it and I suppose I always knew the day would come when I would hear it for the first time after Dad’s death. Yesterday was that day.
Source: No Shame I was in visiting my Dad recently in the nursing home which is now his home. No doubt his last on this earth. I found it very emotional being there, seeing him as a shadow of himself … Continue reading
” What do I need to know for today ? “ The Magician and Death both
It was yesterday when I pulled these cards, not today, but I didn’t have time afterwards to reflect on and write about them. Also I was somewhat lost with them. Kings always throw me, as do the other court cards. … Continue reading
We’ve all had that reaction at some stage over the years. I’ll never forget the time way back, probably in the 70’s, when I didn’t drink for a few months after having suffered one horrific hangover. The incredulity and slagging … Continue reading
And so here we are, Wednesday of week two of my break from alcohol. Both Monday and Tuesday this week have been interesting due to the fact that I found them very difficult. I thought that having survived the … Continue reading
You lie in the bed, Dad, Nodding and sleeping. Waking, Fearful and confused, Barely speaking, Lost and quietly
It’s many months since I’ve posted a tarot reading. ( It’s many months since I’ve posted anything !) In fact I’ve only recently returned to pulling cards for myself on a daily basis – another facet of my life that … Continue reading
I don’t see what I have planned for myself as a resolution, nor as a resolve to do anything in particular to improve myself, nor as a way to move forward with my life, nor my way of living. Rather … Continue reading