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Heart-breaking reality : Danny’s Story Part Two

On day two, we walked (and baked!) to the Little Angels Primary School in Bulumbu. It soon became obvious that word had quickly spread about the ‘mzungu’ who was walking the villages with James – a highly thought of member of the community – to help the local children. 2,012 more words

Child Support

I because Cerebral Palsy

On Sunday missy and I met a curious little dude at the market. His mum gently suggested he say hi. He was quite shy so my girl used her communication book to ask his name and tell him hers. 315 more words


Why does my teenager never listen to me?!

“Learn to listen to hear rather than listen to reply” Now, therein lies my problem, I am basically quite an impatient person and often interrupt conversations because I’m bored or want the person to get the point or, reluctantly admit, I want my input as my views are, of course, more important than theirs. 280 more words

Pretty Maids All In A Row - available now

Pretty Maids All In A Row – Now available in paperback and eBook on Amazon: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Pretty-Maids-All-To…/…/ref=sr_1_16…

“Toni Maguire is very good indeed at creating living backdrops, through beautiful descriptions of the characters’ surroundings and of the characters themselves. 74 more words

Current Project

Round and round

This roundabout is dizzying. Every now and then I hop off for a while. But when the time comes to get back on, the memory of previous nausea-inducing rides is strong. 187 more words