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No Place like Home - Blog 54

After what we hoped would be a short top up visit to Hospital, Dad has finally returned home… 7days later than expected.

The last week has seen him deal with a number of different emotions, lots of pain, many low moments and confusion as to which was up & down. 448 more words


Who’s in control? – Blog 47

I’d hoped that this blog would be an upbeat and jolly lead up to Christmas. Unfortunately, I feel it’s now going to be a bit of a mash up of good and bad. 920 more words


Beyond Self Doubt

Last night saw some of the roughest weather we have seen so far, flooding had closed roads and high winds had ravaged the North East. The weather had given me the perfect excuse to retreat to the sofa with a clear conscience and a custard cream. 406 more words


Things Now

I haven’t really thought about that week at university too much. In some respects it seems like it didn’t happen at all, in others it is all too clear in memory. 255 more words


Before the Fall - Noah Hawley

After the last 2 disappointments i had read, it was a risk to grab an author i hadn’t read before. I needed a good mystery and i had read everything by Harlan Coben and then this showed up on my Goodreads feed. 252 more words


Against the Odds

What are our chances?

      Slim to none, on a good day.

Then let's work with "slim."

The Daily Post weekly photo challenge: Narrow


All It Takes Is One

There are a million reasons to not do something or to quit but do it anyway because no one else can fill the role your meant to play. 39 more words