Posts Tagged ‘writing’

Brilliant BlogCamp Birmingham

There were interesting talks, there were lovely outfits, there were friends, there were hugs, there was lots of chatting – and cake. I even learnt a new word – and it’s not a rude one. It all happened at last Saturday’s BlogCamp! The day was so enjoyable I can’t believe this time last week I […] Read more…

New Guest Post Series: Life After…

Life doesn’t always work out the way we planned, or hoped. Sometimes things that happen to us are out of our control. These unexpected events can change our lives completely. Somehow, though, we have to carry on. We have to live the life we have, after. My blog is about my life after two life-changing events that happened […] Read more…

Writing My Grief

  I started writing about my grief for Hugo about a month after he died. While I have been open about my grief in my posts on this blog, I have held back an awful lot, too. For most of last year, I felt very disconnected from my grief. I felt like I couldn’t indulge […] Read more…

Proud

Proud adjective “feeling deep pleasure or satisfaction as a result of one’s own achievements, qualities, or possessions or those of someone with whom one is closely associated.” Well, that’s one of the definitions of ‘proud’. The other relates to having a high opinion of one’s self or vanity, which I’m not too worried about (because […] Read more…

My word for 2015: thrive

The end of the year. That time for contemplation and reflection of everything that has happened during the past 12 months. What went well, what didn’t go so well? Berating yourself for doing, or not doing something. It is the time for resolutions. We tell ourselves that the next year will be different, that we […] Read more…

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