10 Life Lessons I Am Taking Away From 2013


1 It’s okay to walk away If a situation or relationship is not working out, it’s okay to walk away.  Really, it is. Never stagnate and just ‘put up and shut up’ because that’s not what we are here for. We are here to progress and learn. If something is not right in our life, […]


Old Spirit Speaks

The following poem was published in ‘Second Book of Jottings’ – An anthology by Bob Jones:   Under the shade of  walnut  life seems still For a fleeting moment ‘Maybe’ seems to have a magical permanency A delicious thought, tantalising sweet and near Caught in the bough of a tree.   When in communion with […]


The March of the Seasons


Love, love my season ~ Sylvia Plath We all go through our own personal seasons; it’s a necessary part of living. We all have our winters and thankfully our springs. After the long and sometimes dark, bleak winter months have killed off anything which no longer serve a purpose in our lives and destroyed anything […]


Learning How To Swim


It is strange isn’t it, how at the end of the day, if we are fortunate enough we always go back to the things we like to do; the stuff which inspires us, those activities or subjects in which we have a passion. I say ‘back to’ because sometimes in life we can lose our way, we […]


Love is…

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There are many quotes, books, songs and films about the universal language of love.  In fact, love is the inspiration for just about everything. Although it does have some bad brothers and sisters. But when it comes down to it, what exactly is love? Most of us know what it is like to fall in love; the […]




I have a confession to make. It wasn’t until recently that I began to take angels and faeries seriously. Before now, I have certainly had my moments, but I have to admit I was never a true believer. It was a former work colleague who first told me that in life, we are always protected […]