Tag Archives: Vacation

It’s summer!

It’s been a long time since I posted anything significant. I have a number of draft posts that remain unfinished and unpublished. I’ve been very busy and not had time to write them to my satisfaction. They cover some of … Continue reading

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What’s Next? (Old Draft)

(I wrote this as a Note on my phone when I was in England with Brigitte and Charlotte in July. Here it is now, slightly unfinished, and still slightly relevant.) As the train meanders through the English Surrey countryside to … Continue reading

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Embracing Today

As I looked out the living room bay window this morning, my heart was light but the clouds were laden, heavy with portent. A quick check on the iPhone and the forecast was for the clouds to clear and the … Continue reading

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The movie Black Swan

You may not have seen the movie, so I won’t be publishing any spoilers that would ruin it. This is how I work…When I decide I want to see a movie, I would ideally like to hear nothing more about … Continue reading

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Now there are TWO of them…continued…Part 1

I’ve already introduced you to the sweet but befuddled couple that represents my mum and her husband/friend (Note: I don’t say “lover” because I pray this isn’t true. She’s my mum, so that surely can’t happen. Ever. Noooooooo!) I thought … Continue reading

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Breakdown…continued

I’m still off work. It’s very therapeutic to have some unplanned time off without having to think about what has to be done next. I think I needed this for longer than I realized and should have listened earlier to … Continue reading

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Breakdown

[[ I have disabled comments for this single post. On any other post for any of us, often the comments are insightful, supportive, funny, etc. Right now, I know there is virtual support out there and feel comforted by it. … Continue reading

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Travels and Travails

The vacation is almost over. England has surrendered to me and my ‘weather superpower‘. It has provided good weather everywhere the girls and I have been. Each day has been between 21C and 24C (70F and 75F). I’m in England, … Continue reading

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Flying High

We’re 37,000 feet above the ground and moving at 1,000 km/h as I write most of this post. I am reasonably comfortable with both metric and Imperial measurements so I expect you to keep up. There were some unexpected tears … Continue reading

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