Category Archives: Life and family.

Lovelocks

One of the golden rules of blogging as our inspirational teacher, Will Kostakis, told us – is to keep posting.  But as it has been over a year so I have truly broken that one. At this point in time, … Continue reading

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A Wish

It was a dying wish of her grandmother’s and as much as she tried, it was one she could not forget. ++++++++++ This was not the post I had originally planned. I like my posts to have a theme and … Continue reading

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A Different Logic

  I was damned if I was going to die before the auction. For the last year my life had been heading towards this event. First, there had been the search for a good hostel for Vera – my 86 … Continue reading

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Love is the Glue

Once I realized that I had visitors coming from the other side, I immediately thought: perhaps I am not going to make it. I adored my children but was not worried for them. I instinctively knew that my husband would … Continue reading

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Love Thy Neighbour

Soon I would be reflecting – how could I have avoided this?  The answer was clear: nothing. Yet decisions were made and a number of them were a key to my survival. Firstly, I was not alone. Yet I could have been. … Continue reading

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A Fine Mess

Hello Roo, what a fine mess you’ve got yourself into! It was John! I was so happy to see him as of all the people I wanted to reach to tell of my predicament, he was the one I thought … Continue reading

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