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    There was greatness that day

    I woke up to a positive affirmation on my phone screen last Tuesday morning stating ‘I will have a great day’. It was the day my Dad died. My immediate thought reflecting on that…

    October 23, 2016
  • Spring Poem I meant to do my work today
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    Perfect Spring Poem

    I’ve just discovered this beautiful spring poem by Richard LeGallienne and had to share.  I’m loving the mornings packed full of beautiful birdsong and the hedgerows bursting with blossom as spring fall riotously into…

    May 25, 2016
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    Desert Island Discs Magic

    I can’t deny it.  I simply utterly adore Desert Island Discs. Proving fairly and squarely that I am careering into middle age at 100 miles per hour, my favourite half hour of ‘me time’…

    January 19, 2016
  • Memory Jar
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    Memory Jar

    I’m not one for dwelling in the past.  What’s the point?  It is what it is and the only power I have is over what is to come.  But today is the one day of…

    December 31, 2015
  • Enrich

    Letters Matter

    And none will hear the postman’s knock, without the quickening of the heart. For who can bear to feel himself forgotten? ~ W.H. Auden   I recently received a beautifully drafted thank-you letter in…

    October 27, 2015
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    Inspired by Irma

    I recently had the pleasure of attending the inaugural Jersey Festival of Words – the Island’s 2015 literary festival. I was lucky enough to enjoy an evening event featuring Irma Kurtz.  For those who don’t…

    October 3, 2015
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    Word Cupboard

    This post was written by my husband and resident wordsmith for our work website www.orchid.je.  I love it and I learned from it and therefore I wanted to share it.  Thanks Big Al. x…

    July 10, 2015