And as Effy invited us to share a dream we gave up and where it brought us in our blogalong I guess it’s time to ‘fess up: I’m living my dream..I’ve never given up on any of them and I’m always achieving more every day. As a kid I never knew what I wanted to … More I had a dream
Day 9 of the Blogalong with Effy Wild and we were prompted to share something we have created which could be autobiographical. Searching my records, full of pictures of recent paintings in various states of refinement I happened upon this: I created this using digital imagery and exploring the concept of Layers of Truth. The … More My Life in Magenta
Day 8 of the Blogalong with effywild.com and we are looking at how we ‘Sprinkle Our Glitter’ in our life. My greatest joy filled moments are simple and provided by nature: the birds flitting about the garden, the caw of the crows in the high branches, the eye-catching swoop of the buzzards circling high above … More Joy Fairies of the World Unite!
When we are sick, struggling or feel unable to change the biggest of challenges in our life, is it Karma? Are we being punished for something? And what of ‘nice, kind’ people, why do they suffer? I was posed this question, indirectly, by Diane of whichsideoftherainbow During our Blogalong challenge with EffyWild.com I wanted to explore Diane’s supposition … More Karma – gift or curse?
My daughter embarks on her journey into the adult world as she starts college tomorrow. For those of you Stateside this is Not University, but rather a Post16 setting rather than continue within school. She has decided to explore Travel & Tourism as a subject arc as she got her only ‘A’ Grade in that … More And so to battle we ride…
Life was grey, a post war concrete jungle of hopes and dreams built upon the rubble of lost lives and lost lives. A midlands life of middling expectations and less than promising opportunities. The doors we saw shut in our face, they were not the type that opened onto green vista’s, oh no, those doors … More In my hometown…
Don’t you just Love that title? It’s kinda silly and exciting and gets the blood pumping. Makes me think about horses bolting, or women becoming over-amorous, or…I don’t know just stuff moving too fast. Today’s prompt from the Effy Wild Blogalong Challenge is What is something you struggle with? What battles are you fighting that … More Whoa Nelly!