Monthly Archives: January 2016

On Pause

Today was day 90. We have a timeline though, an exit strategy, a way through the woods that should see our daughter home the first week of April. Life is never dull, but it is glacial. I do what I … Continue reading

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Trying

I’m quite gregarious for the first time and perhaps the second time I meet someone, after that I lose interest. I’m certain that others lose interest in me as fast as I do in them so it doesn’t strike me … Continue reading

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Art is written too

Sing to silence exist in notes bent to ephemeral breath. Our daughter just rolled her 78th day in hospital which is far more than either of us ever anticipated. A smidge over 11 weeks with more to come. Things are … Continue reading

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Three more to the fray

I should find a gallery plugin that I like for WordPress to do this but all the gallery plugins I’ve seen so far are dogs that don’t hunt. So here we are with three more pieces of watercolour – one … Continue reading

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Only 356 days left to continue the resolutions

The trouble with weight loss is the little bounces. Weight doesn’t move only in a downward motion when you are dieting, it kind of bounces. I’m at 229.2 this morning versus 228.4 two days ago but I know I have … Continue reading

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Just keeping track

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Resolution check.

Just a few more watercolours (number 7, 8 and 9 since I decided to try this) – keeping up with the resolutions. Made more art, lost 1.2 lbs so far and working hard on the frugal thing but having a … Continue reading

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Visiting hours

I’m visiting our daughter at the hospital tonight. Visiting can be weird. Often she is doing a craft or talking with friends on the ward and it feels to me like she would rather not have me there than to … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

It’s that time of year again. Resolution time. I’ve never been one for making resolutions but I am going to give it a go this year. Here they are in no particular order. Spend more time making art. Whether writing … Continue reading

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