• My Mothers Death

    My writings have taken a looong sabbatical. My life grew in unexpected ways. It is no longer just about me anymore. I got married and became a full time Step-parent overnight, I…

  • Letters from my Mother – Part 2

    In 1968 my Mother decided to move to Toronto, Canada with three girlfriends, she had just ended a 5-year relationship and engagement to a man named Ken Chambers. One day, when I…

  • Letters from my Mother – Part 1

    I had a trip planned to the UK for Easter this year and when California announced Lockdown and Trump announced all flights would be cancelled between the US and Europe, I decided…

    Percy

    My Mum had recently reversed her car into Becky – our elderly Labrador – and she died on the spot. My soon to be ex stepfather…

    Making Coffee

    Finding the extraordinary in the ordinary – writing about a moment in my morning.   I am on my third kettle in 3 years. It’s the…