My recovery blog
This week, I have been miserable. This week was preceded by last week, during which I was also miserable. One must always stay vigilant and take care of one’s well-being. 544 more words
22 hours, 54 minutes ago
There’s been a big deal lately in the U.S. about the Trump administration’s new policy of zero tolerance on illegal immigration (information here and here… 480 more words
1 day, 11 hours ago
When was the last time you saw someone you don’t know asleep?
This happens to me every day.
It is a standard of hospital practice; take a person, young or old, lay them in bed, add the complexities of an acute medical illness and there you go. 606 more words
1 day, 21 hours ago
I struck upon this last night after reading the section in Hilary Cottam’s book, ‘Radical Help’ (See below).
It is interesting, how people acquire certain statuses – handicapped, disabled, impaired; the same applies to… 598 more words
1 day, 22 hours ago
It was a few years ago.
I cannot remember her name.
I do recall, she was old. Perhaps 90.
Long, often messy hair, sometimes in pony tails, still dark. 221 more words
I don’t think I have written much in the past about Hitler.
It is not a topic I am that comfortable describing. (Sorry for the awkward grammar – isn’t that appropriate?). 336 more words
When I was a kid, travelling unstrapped in the back of yellow Kadett, windows up, tarry Benson and Hedges mist choking the air on a dreich Glasgow morning; that was the world of the time. 453 more words
2 days, 6 hours ago