Tag Archives: isolation

Do you care? #CarersWeek

I wandered through into the kitchen, snuggled in my dressing gown, to boil my own kettle for my second coffee of the day… an unaccustomed luxury. I am usually at work by that time, dragged reluctantly from sleep by the … Continue reading

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Raising a smile

‘Rapunzel’ and ‘Aurora’, dressed in their pink satin gowns and flanked by the painted rainbows they had stuck to the window, bounced excitedly on the back of the sofa, smiling, waving and shouting, “Grandma!”… I could hear them from the … Continue reading

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Isolation or soul-elation? ~ Caroline Ormrod

Caroline Ormrod is one of the Companions of the Silent Eye working through the first year of the three-year journey towards the real nature of the individual Soul. I am delighted to be her supervisor for this process. Her brief … Continue reading

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Cold #midnighthaiku

Left out in the cold Hoping for a ray of light To pierce the darkness * (Internet update: Still plodding along Internet still slower than a hibernating snail… )    

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Over the past few days, social media has been awash with disgust at the note left on an ambulance window when the paramedics had been called to a dying man. It was a critical and time sensitive occasion and the … Continue reading

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To fly in solitude and greet the sun Far from the crowded dwellings of the herd! To find the sky as wide as any bird And vaunt each breaking day as freedom won. To find a home where only deer … Continue reading

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On the isolated island from Naa Prapancham,My World… #writephoto

Reblogged from Naa Prapancham,My World… The Sun was slipping to the west, Dark Clouds were filled with unrest, A fight between the light n dark Is ON on the isolated island… Continue reading here.

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Isolation – Isolated… #writephoto

Originally posted on rivrvlogr:
Take no solace in these last few rays of light They will not stave off the coming darkness Storm clouds are brewing, and with them come a madness to make you forget golden sunsets and all…

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Eyes of a fish

After five hours of being stood upon, my feet ache and my back is not in the slightest bit happy. On the other hand, I did manage to catch a fish. This was not, I hasten to add, a mere … Continue reading

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