Tag: stress

Seeking Quietus

I need time, Some sort of haitus For sweeping my corners Free of detritus; This unruly pile Of crumpled receipts, Empty water bottles, Hastily scribbled lists –      Oh, LISTS! Lists, unchecked, forgotten – Half-formed ideas Sketched in pencil shavings, Promissory thoughts Seeking quietus. Mother Hen feature photo: Shutterstock (Writing […]

Painting Beauty on a Grateful Heart

It’s been a very, very strange Saturday. Surreal, even. My daughter and her husband are off to Thailand to celebrate their ten year anniversary (yay!)… their youngest son was admitted to hospital with an asthma attack (BOO!) and is being looked after by the other set of grandparents. […]

Chaos

This is me…the bird on the bottom. Chaos has descended. Mind, she has been circling for a while, so it is not as if I was not fully expecting her to finally swoop out of the clear blue and sink her razor talons into the back of my […]