Tag Archives: Personal Thoughts

Blogging Insights # Reading Prompt Posts

Dr Tanya is our host for the Blogging Insights series, and this week says Nearly all the bloggers I know love doing Writing Prompts. Today’s questions are about reading them. TODAY’S QUESTIONS Do you like reading posts written for prompts? … Continue reading

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Today is Thursday 31st December

Last day of the year folks, and I for one can’t wait to see the end of it. I woke up this morning thinking of times past, and for some reason my mind went back to my finances in 1981. … Continue reading

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Physical Contact

Before my Dad died, I wasn’t much of a hugger or outwardly affectionate. This went back to my teens, but that didn’t mean I didn’t care, or love someone, I just found it difficult to show it. After 1996 though, … Continue reading

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The Last Journey

We had a funeral in our road today, well, just around the corner. The old lady was 80 and she and her husband celebrated their Diamond Wedding anniversary this year. The family had a big party planned, but COVID ruined … Continue reading

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Pill menu

For most of my life, I have not had to take medication on a regular basis. When I first got married, I was on The Pill until we were ready to start a family which actually never happened and I … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Dad 2020

My Dad would have been 91 today but he will always be 67 as he was in 1996 when he died. As is our way, we have lit a candle and stood it in front of his photo. The little … Continue reading

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Editing the diet

Diet has two other personalities, EDIT and TIDE. I used to be good at anagrams for crossword puzzles and also enjoyed the TV show Countdown on C4 many years ago as it was letters and numbers, plus a conundrum as … Continue reading

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Today, 18th July

I lit a candle here today and set it in front of my parents’ photograph on the table. It’s 6 months ago today that my Mum died. Half a year, and in that half year, we’ve had my Dad’s birthday … Continue reading

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All catching up with me………….

I have been surprised how well I’ve felt following Humphrey’s removal and wondering when it would all begin to catch up with me. Since diagnosis, I have been given a folder with leaflets and literature about different types of breast … Continue reading

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