Father and Daughter To See

Watching her love and admiration surface. Animated with a pride she can’t hide. Reaching into a past to find the man behind her father. Who loved her more, for far and wide. Hearing a tribute from a lovely wrinkled face. And behind it a friend with many shared years. That opens a thought to confirmContinue reading “Father and Daughter To See”

A Portrait in flour

A private portrait daubed in flour on the clean surface is remembered long after the rock Cakes are buttered and eaten. Just as a moment sharing time with a small girl who says Daddy will become the most important shared moment of all his life. Years later with a grown up tear the small girl,Continue reading “A Portrait in flour”

for the family of the brothers x

Made me cry that his Brother tried to save his life. With all my heart i hope that the Brother survives. And far from feel the the guilt we think he would. He feels alive and knows that he has to now live the lives. Of two, and knowing he was loved so much. TakeContinue reading “for the family of the brothers x”

New year message late but well worth the wait x

As one year screamed into another and for a wonderful while we all forgot to ignore each other. Well i wondered while i waited at the station to pick up my lovely Jo what it was i liked about the year before, and then i thought about what it was the new one had inContinue reading “New year message late but well worth the wait x”

I want a cuddle not a Bear from a fraught Europe

As a child I had a teddy bear with straw in, and i also had bad hay fever. I think the allergy was blatently brought on by the bear. I don’t blame the bear well who would. Some. But the fact of the act of i’m guesing my grandad bringing back a straw filled bearContinue reading “I want a cuddle not a Bear from a fraught Europe”

When are Mum’s going to be back in charge?

More children murdered for learning today. Well what do you say about that.. What can you say? Apart from mumble as you shake your head. Then repeat something your Mum said. “Why are they so angry? That they can murder children with ease, for a cause for a faith. What do they say when theyContinue reading “When are Mum’s going to be back in charge?”

Real thoughts of affection x (for Vanetta and Andrew with brothers love x)

Remembering things that actually happened. Thinking on thoughts that started a smile or created a cry. Further thoughts that ask why do I die? Remembering when my Sister got married, I was young and my Sister was getting married? I was still young when I wished I’d had the time to know her as IContinue reading “Real thoughts of affection x (for Vanetta and Andrew with brothers love x)”

Menu de la Vie

My favourite breakfast was in the south of France, not the food, that was croissant et cafe creme. But sitting outside of the cafe in Cassis, alone with my Citroen parked a meter away to take me anywhere I wanted, made my memorable breakfast help me feel free, and taste the holliday happiness of beingContinue reading “Menu de la Vie”