Category Archives: Compassion

A post about death and dying – and choice.


Someone very dear to me has very recently lost a partner to suicide. I wasn’t going to blog about this because there are some things that ought not to be plastered all over the internet, but it’s been on my … Continue reading

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“Unknown”


I didn’t like you, because I didn’t understand you. I didn’t know you because you chose to remain “unknown”. On the fringes of my life you lingered for almost a decade though, and I tolerated you because SHE saw something … Continue reading

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The Anaconda in the ensuite.


You didn’t really expect an image did you? Tonight I was met by the most horrifying sight in my ensuite. As I prepared to take a shower I happened to glance into the toilet and to my shock there lay … Continue reading

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Tangled butterfly.


I woke up early this morning, before anyone else in the house. As I sat drinking a cup of tea one of our dogs started barking and wouldn’t stop so I decided to go and see why, thinking it was … Continue reading

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