Words Unsaid

I have always tried to live in such a way that when the time comes for me to enter the twilight of my life I will be able look back and say I would do it all again.  Of course, with the knowledge and wisdom that age and experience bring we may look back at … More Words Unsaid

I Had a Black Dog

Winston Churchill used the metaphor of the black dog to describe his bouts of depression and (in the only sentence I will ever be mentioned alongside Churchill) I too am the non-too proud owner of a black dog. I have referred to my previous struggles with depression in earlier posts and the resulting feedback from others … More I Had a Black Dog

Dating, Bloody Hell…

Let’s lift the mood a bit here.  Dating… Bloody hell, dating. When to start dating after a marriage split?  This is the first thing to ask yourself.  Well, after you’ve got over the initial whack of separation and entertained the possibility that somewhere out there there may be somebody else that will be, maybe, a … More Dating, Bloody Hell…

Round 2

Wow, I never expected the reaction that my first blog garnered so thank you to everyone for the kind words and encouragement. After my compulsion to write and to get it out there – compulsion in a literal sense, the whole thing from the thought ‘I’m going to start writing my blog’ entering my head … More Round 2

Here goes…

Well, hello, I guess.  At this point I expect I am talking to a vast empty space but hey-ho we’ve all got to start somewhere. So, why blog, and why now? I’ve toyed with the idea of blogging for over a year now, since I started feeling almost human again after my whole world was … More Here goes…