Chez Nous

  Once upon a time there was a little girl who dreamed of living in a white cottage by the sea…. (Not in the sea) It just had to be magical . An old boat fashioned into a hut? . A perfect childhood den..   So, fast forward forty (odd) .. actually very odd years…butContinue reading “Chez Nous”

A little light on pain

Hello friends.. For anyone you know, care about, or look after with a pain related illness, a widespread arthritic condition, fibromyalgia, M.E. or similar long term “chronic” symptoms. Most of us would probably agree on one or two things. The term chronic is an unhelpful and misleading phrase, which lumps people together who simply haveContinue reading “A little light on pain”

On Being Nice..x

  I am realising that it is often hard for people to believe in goodness. Or people just being nice. So much so, that we can easily destroy the vital essence of giving,  without needing anything in return simply because someone can’t cope with our gift. And we end up apologising for our choices andContinue reading “On Being Nice..x”

The Beach Hut Lady

I have finished the beach hut. My friend Margaret came the other day and helped with the high bits. Other friends have also helped me make furniture, paint windows and do the stripey bits. I do sections, stop when my hands hurt too badly, and begin the next day again. This is the room IContinue reading “The Beach Hut Lady”