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I'm so sorry to hear this.
Posted on Thu, 14 Jan 2021
I'm so sorry to hear this. And this site is here to be supportive when you need it.
It sounds as though you are spending so much emotional energy trying to forgive and understand your father, but please think about prioritising yourself...Read full comment
Posted in How do you forgive a parent?
It would be interesting to
Posted on Fri, 03 Sep 2021
It would be interesting to know how the chocolate sauce registered on the German Shepherd's pie chart of happiness. Equal with having an enormous crap, watching your owner pick it up, and then doing another one? Maybe not.
Very much...Read full comment
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Marvellous, Drew. Shan't be
Posted on Sat, 03 Jul 2021
Marvellous, Drew. Shan't be forking out to take my double vaccinated self to a writers' retreat in Corfu any time soon then.
'In the interest of intellectual freedom and expression for two weeks you try writing in the nude. You are thrown...Read full comment
Posted in You
Well done with this, Penny -
Posted on Thu, 01 Jul 2021
Well done with this, Penny - still loving it! I particularly enjoy the way you blend the modern - ordering online and the car - with something very very much older. And all the lovely details which really bring the characters and the setting to...Read full comment
Posted in "Willow's Tail" 12
It is such a complicated
Posted on Wed, 12 May 2021
It is such a complicated issue, and pushing further and further into the habitats of other species is not the answer to any of our problems. In fact it may make them worse - it facilitates the 'jumping' of diseases to humans from other animals...Read full comment
Posted in The Last Elephant
I have to say that if I ever
Posted on Tue, 27 Apr 2021
I have to say that if I ever do see the sunrise these days, it tends to be at the end of my day rather than the start! I'm another one who doesn't really do early mornings, but reading your lovely poem makes me think maybe I should give it a go...Read full comment
Posted in Sunrise