I like the idea that if you’re gonna be sick, you should go the whole hog. Like, don’t just have … More
One foot in the grave
I remember coming home from school to be told my nanna was dead. I cried, more from the surprise than … More
Has someone you loved died?
Has someone you loved died? Did you fail grief 101? Chances are you read or have been told about Elizabeth … More
What love is
It’s been more than a month – and I still look across to his grave, on the other side of … More
The Karmic Challenge, Week 29: Your Life, Your Stuff?
THE CHALLENGE. A man (Captain Savage). A woman (Rose). A quest. To earn enough karmic points by Christmas to be … More
Why aren’t you crying?
______________________________________________________________ Why aren’t I crying? Is there something wrong with me? Where are my proper feelings? Mum died last week, … More
Farewell to the loveliest of mothers
On Saturday my mother died. As Ms M said, it’s all very well for the dead. Off you go, to … More