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I really just got on here to do one of those taking stock posts again because to be honest I really love them and of course there’s gonna be different responses each time. 570 more words



A trudge today,
As heavy feet are dragged through fields,
That sit dampened where the rain has fallen just an hour before,
And still hangs heavy in the air, 72 more words


Taking Stock Eight

Making: more time for prayer, music and reading

Eating: whatever is before me

Drinking: water with tamarind, it has a nice taste

Reading: Audacity of Hope by Barack Obama… 177 more words


If we were having a cuppa - saying goodbye to March and hello to April

March madness didn’t hit me too hard this year, in fact it was a relatively quiet month in many ways. I wasn’t at home the whole month but I was home more days than I was away, so that’s saying something for me!! 1,356 more words


A Conversation with Myself

Looking at things in retrospect, I feel like maybe i have underestimated myself a little too much. For a moment, doubt took over. That is the thing with life.I never know what I can withstand until I have been through it all. 1,898 more words


Finally Getting To It

Well, started mucking about in the room of “life on hold”. Imagine big plastic tubs and cardboard boxes stacked about shoulder high and pretty much taking up the entire floor save for a strip of walkway. 123 more words

Bliss at the Brum Botanical Gardens

I spent this morning, having something of  botanical, therapeutic adventure. It’s book release day; I didn’t want to stay inside and sit on my hands. A few days ago, whilst walking through the greenery around Sarehole Mill, I decided to plan a trip to Birmingham Botanical Gardens. 676 more words

Taking Stock