Pass the band-aid

  Whether a band-aid (plaster) is boring brown, hygienic white, blue, multi-hued or patterned with comic book figures, they’re a staple in most family first-aid boxes. Just the job for minor cuts and scrapes. Deep wounds or profuse bleeding require different treatment, usually from a health practitioner and in a hospital environment. Sometimes we carry deep wounds…

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Wishing

Welcome to a time of thoughts and reflections. If you have been reading my blog for a while you will know that I am a WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) who tries to be her authentic self in an attempt to stay real. First, an apology for the preponderance of negativity that has infiltrated…

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Reaching out a hand

Today I want to share with you how much a book has influenced me in ways I couldn’t have imagined. Everything we read exerts an influence on us, for good or ill, and leaves us changed – albeit imperceptibly. Books certainly have the ability to take us into ‘Another world’. Particular books stay with us and never seem…

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Me and my shadow

Hi, Hope your week is going according to plan. I find very little does in my world. For instance, this blog entry was going to be a time for sharing autumnal thoughts – a nice, light, poetic break from the rather heavy issues I seem to have been covering recently. Then something intruded on my…

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