Monthly Archives: October 2010

Change of Header

When I began this blog the masthead which came with it showed a distant figure on a shady path On each side could be discerned sunlit fields. It was full of symbolism for me. After a while the image was … Continue reading

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Waking Dreams

In my dreams the past and present, the living and those who have moved on from this life co-exist. They talk to each other, I to them and they to me. As I get old I meet, in my dreams,  … Continue reading

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Uneasy in Arcadia

As I have said here before, this blog is about memory: looking back, making sense, making peace, making whole, among other things. In that statement lies my wish for all those I love, all with whom my life has been … Continue reading

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Tap Dance in the Sun

The wind is from the east but it is so warm that I remove my cardigan as I turn towards home and the late afternoon sun. It’s been a lovely day, so golden that I felt compelled to go out … Continue reading

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Time Past 5

June 27, 2008 The  old road to Aylesbury: the verges mown, straw-coloured. Wood smoke somewhere, scent of memories, scent of longing, where the line of hills  keeps safe our green distances , tall umbels turning to seed in the hedges, … Continue reading

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