When Winifred Gallagher was diagnosed with a particularly aggressive cancer, she decided not to let the diagnosis, or the disease take over her life. Instead, Winifred began what would become a powerful practice. Focusing her attention on the good things she experienced throughout the day and tolerating – but not paying the cancer (and its […]
If hope is the thing with feathers that perches in your soul (Emily Dickinson) then grief is the thing with feathers which perches in your heart. Grief’s feathers are black and heavy. I read this book recently (pictured above). I don’t know why I chose it – I think it chose me. It is a […]
I went to see a friend the other day. Which is a bit of an event because mostly I live a very busy, very fulfilling life, all in my own little bubble and rarely poke my nose out. There just isn’t time. But this is a very good friend and when we catch up […]
And it is – one day the switch just flips and back the other way so much reading and exploring comes. This is why I guess readers and writers are so often one and the same person. We just are.