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Winter blues

This is the first night that really feels like winter. The darkness arrived early and with the cold biting the summer seems like a distant memory. As I was walking home I felt like the only person out and about … Continue reading

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Taking a timeout

I have written many times about how difficult life can be and how we need to take care of ourselves to deal with it. Over the past few weeks and months I have felt like I have lost my way … Continue reading

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47 notes on life

I seem to be hurtling towards my 50th birthday and am still surprised by the fact that in my head I am still mid-20s but that isn’t what I see in the mirror. Today I reached the grand old age … Continue reading

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Just one thing

Twelve months ago I wrote about the achievements I wanted to complete in 2017. For many years I have avoided the resolutions route because inevitably people don’t keep to them and end up frustrated and disappointed just a few days … Continue reading

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Just being and being different

Why do they do that? How can they behave in that way? That isn’t acceptable. We have a lot to say about how you other people behave and what they do. It is easy for us to sit in judgement … Continue reading

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They come to you

I was listening to the radio this afternoon when the wonderful Jungle Book song the bare necessities came on. It is the first time I have really listened to the words and what they mean. It happened at the right … Continue reading

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My Christmas tips

I am totally fed up of hearing about various minor celebrities, vloggers and reality TV people talking about how to have the perfect Christmas. I have blogged a couple of years ago about the fact we need to be wanting … Continue reading

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