Last night I received an email, I wasnt expecting it, one woman I blogged about, I called her Marielle, found my blog and what I had written about her. Thankfully from her comments she was not upset, in fact she seemed to quite like what I had written, but it could have been very different. … More Caught Out!
No man is an island, Entire of itself, Every man is a piece of the continent, A part of the main. The words of John Donne, an Elizabethan Poet, came to mind recently, Islands have figured in my thoughts and my horizons both metaphorically and literally. My Island wanderings kicked off on Saturday afternoon, I … More Island Life
The Cosmos is on an all out mission to teach me a life lesson This lesson is about patience, about humility, about acceptance, it comes in a bundle, around 5 feet 2 inches in its sixties and it goes by the name of Mary-Anne. Mary is my Auntie and she has been touched by fairy-dust. … More Karma or a lesson from the Cosmos?
I am what could be described in English by the phrase, ” A bit of a soppy old Tart”. For those of you overseas not privy to the vernacular this might best be explained as an individual prone to being emotional, to being a little bit of a romantic, in a all a bit of … More To Union, to Rinaldo & Vitaliy
My Sunday afternoon was to be spent with internet date Marielle from Buenos Aires, we had arranged to meet at Hampstead Tube Station and then go for a pub lunch, as I waited outside the station I observed another half-dozen people all likewise waiting for friends, I wondered about their stories and in turn how … More Khartoum, the Big “C” & Passion