Month: October 2014

Poetry, Words and Song

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Books / Poetry / Walt Whitman

I have always loved the written word. I don’t think I have ever just read a book, I devour them. I can remember receiving red faux leather bond copies of Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre,  Frances Hodgsons Burnett’s The Secret Garden, Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women Mark Twain’s Huckleberry Finn and Charles Dickens Great Expectations to name a few. The front cover of each was embossed in a gold print and I remember tracing the letters […]

Random Acts of Kindness

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Beauty / Family / Kindness / Laughter / Love / Make up / Sharing

My last blog reflected my feelings during the past few weeks…………meh……… say the least! Writing about the madness and the rudeness of it all helped get it out of my system, helped me move on and dare I say laugh at the silliness that surrounded the escapade. So, I picked myself up, dusted myself off and resumed the job hunt and even got another interview, one which restored my faith in humanity! I also had […]

One of those days…..weeks….

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F.Scott Fitzgerald / Interview Etiquette / Job Hunting / Positivity

Hello. Sorry for the long absence. I haven’t been blogging for the past few weeks. I hit a bit of a slump. Not in ideas as such. Just the day to day nitty gritty of keeping on keeping on. I finished work in late June and enjoyed weeks and weeks of spending time with my family and close friends. My eldest started secondary school at the end of August and those of you who have […]