Tag Archives: laundry

The fabric of being

We all know them, that handful of people who cling to a reactionary refusal to own a mobile phone… or turn it on when they do… or bother to check it. Or they don’t really like computers or social media. … Continue reading

Posted in The Silent Eye | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A nice, restful Sunday…

I wished the camera was within reach. As the kettle boiled I had opened the door for Ani to go out and prepared her breakfast. Calling her in I watched, astonished, as she skidded to a halt and began the … Continue reading

Posted in Dogs, Humour | Tagged , , , , | 30 Comments

Through the wringer

I have fond memories of the mangle… and the peggy tub and posser… helping my great grandmother feed the sodden clothes through the heavy rollers on washday and seeing them come out as flattened and hard lumps of cloth. I … Continue reading

Posted in Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , | 12 Comments