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Everyday is a winding road

Everyday is a winding road

I used to think that life was linear. That it went one way. I think school taught me that first. I plodded from year to year till I left. There was college, then university. I got a job with a title, a clear career progression. Which maintained the illusion for a bit longer. The illusion … Continue reading

What I don’t say

What I don’t say

At times such as these, change is all around. There are more questions than answers.  I’ve newly got all 3 kids in school and have simultaneously stripped myself of my professional armour. As a result I’ve become acutely conscious, and frankly a lot sensitive about the assumptions others are making about who I am, what … Continue reading

The art of stopping

Truth be told, I have moments when I’m not that good at holidays. Particularly in the beginning before I get into the swing of things. I don’t do well with the adjustment, the slowing down, or more like, the slamming on of the brakes after the frenzy of packing, laundry, organizing and anticipation of needs, … Continue reading