Life as I know it has disappeared without a trace. I am no longer living the perfection I wished to escape. Am I sad? A bit. Change is always hard, scary and challenging. But would I have been here, with this blog telling you all the things I didn’t like about my life if I… Continue reading Life as I know it …
And that’s another year over, as we say farewell to the ups and downs of 2016 I have picked out some of my favourite posts from the year and decided to tell you a bit more about where they came from. I should say that I haven’t included some of the sadder, darker posts here… Continue reading Ups and Down’s of 2016 ….
I want to wish you all a very Merry Christmas, I hope that the festive season bring you all happiness and you spend it with the people that matter to you. Maybe you’ll get some nice gifts but more importantly you’ll feel part of something, a family, a relationship, a friendship. Thanks for reading this… Continue reading Readers – this one is for you
Thanks so much to Poetry Lover for nominating me for this award! It was super kind and thoughtful of you! The Rules: Thank the person that nominated you and leave a link to their blog Post about the award Share 7 facts about yourself Nominate at most 15 people Tell your nominees the good news! 7… Continue reading One Lovely Blog Award
We are almost at that time of year again. That time of year when everything is amplified and more pressurised and just more. Don’t worry though, I am not some kind of Christmas martyr! It’s the time of year when you are thrown together with all sorts of people you wouldn’t ordinarily choose to spend… Continue reading Counting down ……
I read a post earlier today about life pushing and pulling in a range of different directions. It seems to me that there are a million tiny things that always need attention. We have to do our best to juggle them. In my experience, the success of this juggling varies significantly over time and circumstance.… Continue reading My badly balanced act
‘I don’t want to make you any promises when I don’t know what is going to happen’ We’ve all heard this line. It is always said with a good intention. But for some reason it absolutely has the ability to make me a little crazy. It’s because I hate the rational, reasonable approach to relationships.… Continue reading Embracing the what if
A sudden, dramatic, and important discovery or development? I think I might have had one of these today. Though I am not sure it was actually sudden, only the realisation of it was. The issue has been there for quite sometime. But I stupidly ignored it, I parked it in ‘insignificant’ I figured I could… Continue reading I’m just not enough ( to love)
I was thrilled to be nominated for this blogger award!! It is amazing to me that anyone wants to read the musings of my cluttered brain let alone enjoy it enough to list me in a nomination! How wonderful! The Rules Write a post to show your award. Give a brief story of how… Continue reading A blogger Recognition award? FOR ME ?????
I have a dilemma I feel slightly like a fraud now. Because now I am much less Lifehostage32 and much more Lifehostage33. But I am not going to change my name or anything, I am happy here as I am. Today I am going to tell you about the last 12 months. So for all you… Continue reading Lifehostage 32 is now 33…… lessons learned.