Posted on 28 March 2020 at 12:18 pm.
I had this really great idea, that I wanted to find out what the young people were thinking and feeling about all this.
So I went to my perfectly articulate and literate boys to see what they could offer and they rolled their eyes at another mad mother interlude and flatly refused. Interestingly, I sent
Posted on 23 March 2020 at 8:16 pm.
So, after a weekend where many people ignored the instructions to stay home and socially distance and instead went to their caravans, to the pubs, to the beaches and mountains, what can we learn from Madrid, Germany and China who are ahead of us in this? Thank you to the Philippa in Madrid, Iain in …
Posted on 21 March 2020 at 7:23 am.
What a week
I woke up this morning at 5am as the birds started calling, thinking about how I should chop up the peppers to freeze them so they don’t go to waste.
It’s hard even to know where to start.
What a week.
For us all.
I spent most of last weekend reading and …
Posted on 20 March 2020 at 7:48 pm.
I want to know
I’m a bugger for it. I want to know how this virus really is for people living with it day to day all everywhere so I got in touch with friends and asked:
How are things with you? How’s the virus situation over where you are? I want to write
Posted on 7 February 2020 at 4:47 pm.
Last week I wrote about how we are going to
Why write about something so personal?
The answer came from Martin Sheen who was talking about his political and social work during his
interview on the podcast ‘On Being’ and said that stories ‘de-isolate’. He talked about how through his film work … Read more
Posted on 23 January 2019 at 9:43 pm.
On reading Nikita Gill
Oh! What a relief
To find myself,
Reflected back at me
Without the corsets
Of manned constraints,
Unlaced to let me breath.
I can freely exhale
My own experience
Reflected back at me.
All those years at school learning the lines of …