Posts Tagged ‘death’

No Child Born To Die

The newspapers, and our social media timelines have recently been full with news of people (whom the media usually likes to call ‘migrants’) fleeing their homes in far-flung places, desperately seeking refuge in a country not ravaged by war. Most recently, we have been hearing about tragedies that have befallen Syria. We have been reading […] Read more…

Who Am I?

Who am I? It is not an obtuse question. Nor a trick one. Yes, I am Leigh. I am a woman. I am Hugo’s Mummy. I am a partner, daughter, sister, niece, cousin, friend. I am a writer, blogger, communications professional. But who am I? We all of us evolve through the course of our […] Read more…

Life After…Learning To Be A Mother Without My Mum

This week’s Life After…guest post comes from Suzanne, who blogs at Crumbs on the Carpet. Suzanne’s beautiful post talks about life after the sad death of her mum from cancer, and learning to be a mother herself without her own mum. It is an emotional read. Thank you Suzanne for sharing your story and talking so openly about living […] Read more…

Affirmation

You know, there are some weeks when I um and aah about the word to choose to sum up my week. There are also weeks when I know exactly what my word of the week is. This is one of the latter weeks – it has been a week of affirmation. It is almost a year […] Read more…

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