It all started when I went into hospital the third time in June. It was just before my 60th birthday and I felt it was important to mark the start of my seventh decade with something special. …
It’s always good to have a contingency plan, or so I was brought up to believe. Though in my experience, things rarely go to plan — A or B.
Still, it’s good to try. Currently, we’re having a new bathroom installed in our house. It’s something we’ve been planning for…
(Last week’s outtage is) “preview of what will happen if anyone tries to regulate Facebook. Zuck will shut everything down, fly into space with Elon, and create a new society on Mars.” – Chris Hedges, TBI editor
I panicked when I realised I couldn’t contact some people on WhatsApp on…
Whole of life sentence is justice
For your crime
Your misuse of power
Is beyond the defined
You handcuffed that poor woman
Knowing you had no right
You raped her then took her life
On that warm dark night
Perhaps this just judgement
will stop the next man wishing
to harm a woman
In memory of Sarah Everard.
I remember because it’s unforgettable.
I was watching the morning news when it flashed across the television: Princess Diana in car accident in Paris.
I watched in disbelief as the word dead scrolled across the screen. Dead?! How could that be?
I couldn’t move for several minutes and then I…
I was away this week on a three-day break with my husband to celebrate his birthday. While we were there, our fifteen-year-old injured her foot playing footie and had to take herself to A&E (needs crutches for a few days); builders started work on our new bathroom a day early…