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Being clever…
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February 2, 2017

Being clever…

I love how sometimes the most awesomely huge conversations can come out of nowhere. The time we followed Granddad’s coffin on its journey to the crematorium and H said ‘Well,…

I’ve not been well…
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January 31, 2017

I’ve not been well…

Last night was the first night in a week where I’d gone to bed and actually slept the whole night through. Where I didn’t take up every hour or so…

Another book of life closes…
Family
January 25, 2017

Another book of life closes…

Last year my estranged mother died. She died in the house of a man she’d known for 2 years in a country we were surprised to find her in. She…