Monthly Archive: May 2017

The view from death row

Posted on May 29, 2017

I was told she had 48 hours to live. Three weeks on, my mum is still here. 




My world has shrunk to the confines of this small room. Days and nights are spent watching over her hospital bed. It is hot and stuffy in here and.. >>> more

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This is your captain speaking

Posted on August 30, 2018

We were flying Ryanair from Stansted Airport. 



We were.. >>> more

Let the wind blow high, let the wind blow low

Posted on June 27, 2018

I spent last week on the island of Skye. It was lovely, apart from the wind... >>> more

Thirty minus one

Posted on April 29, 2018

Thirty years married. How could it have slipped our.. >>> more