Ten Things of Thankful 145 (On Cheerfulness) #10Thankful

It hasn’t been a cheerful week I haven’t been cheerful this week. In spite of many and varied efforts by a number of wonderful people, my low mood (explainable, understandable, still unmanageable) has persisted and I have lacked even the energy to call it an ‘ordeal’* and take notes, thereby redeeming it a little. So…

Who am I now?

I remember when I was very young, all the girls in my class wanted to be called Jessica. Goodness knows why, or which Jessica inspired the trend – I was never trendy, and so far outside anything resembling ‘popular’ that I’d no clue the heritage of the craze – but I allowed myself to be…

Read me…

Read me… The silent plea of every writer who puts words to page, whether in ink or pixels. Read me… I wasn’t going to write, or, rather, I intended to write something else, then found myself distracted by the idea put forth that all of us here, write to be read. Yes, to an extent we…

Lovelies, Merry Christmas

Lovelies, MERRY CHRISTMAS. My wish for you this Christmas is that you spend time surrounded by love – whether with people next to you, or held close in your hearts – and that you get to hold onto the knowledge that there is perhaps no better thing in the world to cherish and be cherished…