Tag Archives: middle age

Send in the clowns

A short play in one act, one scene. Scene 1: A dark staged forest with cardboard trees. Player one enters from stage left. P1: Okay I’ve had enough. Yoo hoo! I said I’ve had enough! Player two enters unseen from … Continue reading

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Sometimes you have to make your own

Trying to decide what to eat for lunch today, I resisted the temptation to reach for one of the chocolate brownies I made last night. I thought back to when I followed the Liver Cleansing Diet and how much I … Continue reading

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The grass is always greener

My star sign this week said, ‘It is better to try and fail than to do nothing and succeed.’ I’m not so sure about that. I think I’d like to succeed by not doing anything at all. Could you imagine … Continue reading

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Following advice

It may come as a surprise to you, but I’m not very good at following advice. What? You’re not surprised? You think I’m too stubborn. Pig-headed?? Wow. That’s a bit harsh. Anyway, I have decided to take my physio’s advice … Continue reading

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Try a new experience!

I’m going fishing tomorrow. Seriously. On a boat. With a fishing rod. And some smelly stuff on the end of the hooky thing. I’ve made salad and scones for the occasion. Why am I doing this? Because I haven’t done … Continue reading

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In your face, Fear!

Recently the priest said something in his sermon which struck a chord with me. He said, “Fear is the opposite of faith, not unbelief.” I had been thinking of the concept of ‘facing your fears’ so this got me thinking. … Continue reading

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To see 3D requires a change in focus

Yes, I’ve put on weight. I thought I’d get that out the way before Christmas day hits. Of course, I could still blame it on the festive season, but I won’t. I have decided to adopt a different approach. I’m … Continue reading

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