All the rare side effects…

Whenever I have been prescribed a medicine, even for short term use, I almost always have the rare side effects. You know, on the information sheet, listed as ‘uncommon’ or other terms to express unusual. I get them. So I never read the sheet. That way I can’t imagine myself into having them. In thisContinue reading “All the rare side effects…”

Do you ever make complaints?

Have you ever made a complaint? Did you feel satisfied afterwards? Who benefitted? I have been known to make a complaint. I tend to choose them carefully, as they can take a lot of time. I also don’t want to pick on someone who’s just having a bad day. I generally chat to people whoContinue reading “Do you ever make complaints?”

Do you have insomnia?

First of all, I need to say that if anyone has been contacting Quay Living because of sympathy for me due to the wind chimes, please stop. Thank you. We are all different in our sleep patterns, though generally we are forced to conform to a rhythm that suits the work place, school, our children.Continue reading “Do you have insomnia?”

Happy adventures…

Today has been a happy day, or perhaps contented day is better. I dealt with emails and invitations, and then contacted the gardener who is making alterations is my garden. He was caught up with his son, so I decided to grasp the time and visit my godmother. I haven’t seen her for a while,Continue reading “Happy adventures…”

Thanksgiving is coming…

By now, all my American friends will have frozen some dishes in advance for Thanksgiving. Even if they are travelling to friends or family, they are bound to take something with them. I have cooked for Thanksgiving, and mostly have been a guest. It is my favourite holiday as no gifts are involved. It isContinue reading “Thanksgiving is coming…”

Feeling fulfilled and other blessings…

Receiving my copies of One Hundred Memories yesterday was a completion of a long process, and I have come to know and love the editor very much. Her services to poetry are tremendous and I admire her greatly. I read my poem a tear came to me. For no longer being a child, for allContinue reading “Feeling fulfilled and other blessings…”

One Hundred Memories

Is published by Dream Well Writing. So many thanks to Mel Wardle Woodend. The Buzzard Remember those late afternoon trips to the beach? You would almost always spot a bird of prey hovering, watching, before diving The day I recall is a buzzard hanging in the sky. You pointed and we chorused ”where? where?” clamberingContinue reading “One Hundred Memories”

Our amazing Earth…

I copied this from Phys.org Earth’s magnetic song recorded for the first time during a solar storm by European Space Agency Data from ESA’s Cluster mission has provided a recording of the eerie “song” that Earth sings when it is hit by a solar storm. The song comes from waves that are generated in theContinue reading “Our amazing Earth…”

About losing weight…

First, I want to stress that no one has to conform to a certain size or image. Forget what certain advertising tells you, or what you think men/women want. Be who you are. We are all designed differently. We need to celebrate diversity in body size, shape, and height. That said and stressed, if youContinue reading “About losing weight…”