It is apt that my previous post was about writing a book, since that is what has kept me from updating this blog. I’ve realised that every activity I undertake becomes a new website plus all accompanying social media accounts.> Read more
After regular writing and then a couple of sporadic, painful posts a few months ago, it’s time for a more positive catch up for 2017.
The dark water creature of grief has gone back to its cold depths, where it > Read more
The funeral was yesterday. The sun shone brightly, putting Wiltshire’s landscape in sharp relief with the overexposed colours of autumn.
In the morning I had discovered that waterproof mascara works on eyelashes already wet with tears.
In the last post > Read more
I haven’t written here for quite a while. It’s a blog about work life balance so I suppose that a death is a good reason to pick up and write a post again.
My goddaughter lost her father, Christopher, three > Read more
The dogs just turned one! The puppies were in a litter of 10, most of which are still in the area near here, so with the efforts of Sunny’s mother’s owner (dog grandma?), 9 of the 10 puppies, their mother > Read more
In the US there is a test called the SSAT (Secondary School Admissions Test) which some kids prepare for by buckling down on vocabulary and math studies. Here in the UK there is the 11+ for children who are changing > Read more
The main sector I have worked in for more than twenty years is fashion. Branding, graphic and digital design, helping people start and grow their businesses – lots of fun and creative work. On a personal level, I am interested > Read more