Posts Tagged ‘loss’

Let It Go?

Let it go, they say Learn to let live, learn to let go. Wise words: To an extent.   You can let go of some things. The things we spend time worrying about. (Especially the things we cannot control). Imagining those worries as a balloon And letting go of it Watching it fly higher and […] Read more…

Christmas 2015, Survived

Well, Christmas 2015 has been survived. On Christmas Eve Martin and I took Hugo’s presents to his garden. Finding presents that are suitable to withstand the elements outside can often be a challenge, so I was pleased to find these two little robots. They look very cute and cheerful. The penguin (a gift from my […] Read more…

The Second Christmas After Hugo

The second Christmas after Hugo. It’s fast approaching. It’s a funny old time. In many respects, the days are just like other days but Christmas always carries such a special poignancy doesn’t it? With that poignancy comes a heavy helping of expectation, immersed in families who seem to be so bloody happy. We’re not looking […] Read more…

Standing on the Periphery

I am standing on the periphery. The periphery of the life that should have been mine. The life that should have belonged to Hugo. I am standing on the lip of a chasm. The chasm that my life fell in to. Two years ago this week I discovered I was pregnant. Oh, the joy and […] Read more…

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