My neighbours…

My current neighbours are the worst I’ve ever had, they moved in this March and they have already upset the sheltered housing community that is behind my garden. They cut back all the bird cover and now no birds come into my garden. My bird feeders are still full after two weeks – they usedContinue reading “My neighbours…”

Sharing this poem…

My Mother and Lucille Clifton Have Tea Parneshia Jones When I get to where I’m going I want the death of my children explained to me.                                              —Lucille Clifton They meet over tea and potato chips. Brown and buttermilk women, hipped and hardened, legs uncrossed but proper still in their smiles; smiles that carry a sadnessContinue reading “Sharing this poem…”

Entertaining Angels…

Yesterday, through a complicated story that I won’t tell here, I became involved with a lady on a website who was looking for someone to clear and weed her garden. I ‘offered her a solution’ by recommending someone to her, and because I clicked on the ‘solution’ icon I was told by the website thatContinue reading “Entertaining Angels…”

Recovering…

I happen to know of someone who isn’t respected or appreciated. It is said of him, ‘It doesn’t matter. It’s his money’ ‘He’s a complete idiot.’ I was really shocked. To have a difficult time in a relationship is one thing, to let others know there is no respect, no regard, no appreciation is quiteContinue reading “Recovering…”