Monthly Archives: April 2016

Poem for Paul

Slipping away from me, I prematurely mourn his loss He is still there, and looking just the same. But stubbornness and nonsense take control. ‘Lovely to see you’ losing all its meaning As that is where it ends. With basic … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized

God, Life and Love

After recently attending Pete Rollins’ “Positive Power of Negative Thinking”, in Belfast’s Redeemer Central seemingly abandoned church, I’m looking at my life in new and different ways. I didn’t think my thoughts were negative, in fact I thought they were … Continue reading

Posted in Memoir | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

About who am I and why I am hereā€¦!

OK I borrowed this title, thanks, empress2inspire, hope you don’t mind! I’m one of a family of 2, grammar school educated, registered nurse, mother of 3, widowed at 36, host of relationships to follow (more of that to come…!!), married … Continue reading

Posted in Memoir, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Revisiting my grief

It is almost 34 years since the night my world ended. I have wakened in the night and as I often do, I turn on the bedside radio. It is tuned in to radio 4. When I press the button … Continue reading

Posted in Memoir, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment