Why I write, and read the genres I read…

Writing. Writing feels good. Writing helps to clarify thoughts in my own mind. Processes and analyses are crystallised, emotions are sorted through, and awareness often asserts itself.

childhood discoveries

childhood discoveries I started drawing again… I forgot how therapeutic it is, even if just scribbles. It reminds me that there are depths to myself I have forgotten, or lost along the way. How many things we are capable of doing when we are young but that we then forget as we grow older, as…

Being auntie Jojo…

I love children… well, the ones that have started to develop their own little personalities, but don’t yet answer back! You know that age?

No matter what you do, you will make enemies

I have been reading a number of interesting articles today – something to break up my work day. You know, I find it’s the best way for me to work – finish a task or two, then do some reading, maybe a post on the blog an’ all… so, here we are at the next…

My flower sermon

I used to live in a world Of fairy tales and happy endings Of jumping from boulder to boulder Climbing trees Playing kiss chase Never ever to grow older. I used to live in a world Where the most important thing Was to be good To do your homework Go play, eat and bathe Then…