What’s Your Word? Part 1

I try to have a word for the New Year as I don't always find resolutions very realistic, well for me anyway. So... Prompted by the WP Daily Prompt, thank you. Encouraged by the post by Melanie atΒ melaniespickett.comΒ ~Β 5 Ways to a Happy New Year. And the post by shepherdessfortheking.comΒ ~Β One Word for 2018. I settled on … Continue reading What’s Your Word? Part 1

Marriage & Chronic illness…for richer, for poorer

Part I ~ For richer for poorer One of the many facets of Marriage within Chronic illness. During this year, with my husband, we celebrated 30 years of marriage. We didn't anticipate the limitations now ever-present, we hadn't even thought about that when we first married. We were young, naive, having fun (and learning about … Continue reading Marriage & Chronic illness…for richer, for poorer

Is Chronic illness Live Art..?

A fairly recent, very light-hearted, conversation prompted a thought. And as my readers will know, that's not unusual for me.Β  The conversation... I had been chatting with one of my children & reflecting on their recent visit to Tate Modern in London. (No, I still haven't reached the dizzy heights of London.) We discussed our … Continue reading Is Chronic illness Live Art..?

Let’s talk about loneliness … awkwarrrd!

It's a touchy and very awkward subject. One hard enough to accept, let alone talk about. But I'm going to... Do I feel lonely? At times, yes I do. It'sΒ not something I had any real concept of until my health was scrambled...I honestly didn't. (Please click on the title to continue reading. The page break … Continue reading Let’s talk about loneliness … awkwarrrd!