When I find myself in times of trouble

Funny how one's own mind can feel so detached and alien, almost hostile at times like some menacing crafty interloper; so familiar and yet so eerily uneasy at the same time. All my life I had been convinced that this tiny Marian medal, which apparently I sported when my new foster family first laid eyes … Continue reading When I find myself in times of trouble

Near-Miss Cross Roads

I am sure most of my friends and family remember me pestering them to watch Heather's startlingly informative and elegant video A Mountain at my Gate .. .. and how it inspired me to try and look beyond my own diagnosis, believing I too might yet have some goals left to achieve, albeit of course … Continue reading Near-Miss Cross Roads

Here’s to happy coincidences

Went for nice walk to Downtown Wamberal, picked up PO Box items, popped into the Newsagents Extraordinaire ('This time next year we'll be millionaires', lamented with A. about the drought of any really good Indian restaurants here and together we shed a tear thinking about the last Brummy Balty we had in the Old Country. … Continue reading Here’s to happy coincidences