Falling through water

Falling through water

Currents gently, insistently tugging me further downwards to the cavernous gloom where I cannot see or feel. My body falls through the water, deeper into the shadows, the weight increasing around me. Suffocating. I think the bottom should be near, yet I continue this...
My word for 2020

My word for 2020

I don’t really do resolutions, I’m on a continual journey to better habits and choosing resolutions to stick to on an arbitrary day doesn’t work for me. However I do generally choose a word to live by – in 2020 my word is EXPLORE explore:...
I’ve changed my mind …

I’ve changed my mind …

On Saturday, while cutting up a potato I experienced a squirming, wrenching, very agonising pain in my upper back to the left of my spine and just under the shoulder blade (a sure sign I should have a chef or eat take-outs!). I’m pretty good with pain but this...
Beyond the Horizon

Beyond the Horizon

2015 – 2018 were hard years, and growth years. I learned a lot about myself, my motivations, the way my mind worked (or didn’t), who I was, who I might want to be. Find out who you are. And do it on purpose (Dolly Parton) 2018 was a turning point, a huge...
Tap Shoes and Toothache

Tap Shoes and Toothache

Memories can be a blessing or a curse, and my memories of Morecambe’s West End are both. Once upon a time, long, long, ago I ventured regularly from my home in central Morecambe to the West End. Tip-tap went my shoes across the hard, wooden floors at the Glenville...
Emergence

Emergence

There have been so many changes in myself and my life over the last few years which have brought me to this place of emergence into a new life. A place where I accept that I am the pilot of my own life, a place where I accept responsibility for all my choices, a place...