Month: July 2020

i go among trees

i go among trees by Wendell Berry from Sabbaths       I go among trees and sit still. All my stirring becomes quietaround me like circles on water.My tasks lie in their placeswhere I left them, asleep like cattle. Then what is afraid of me comesand lives a while in my sight.What it fears in Read More


patience This quote – about having patience – feels particularly apt in view of how I’m feeling today. Given that my 21 month long career-shift job search recently came to an end, perhaps this sounds strange. But there are other things I hope for and now I’ve ticked this huge ‘to do’ off my list, Read More

on being a complete Muppet

on being a complete Muppet   In the lead-up to and since my 50th birthday this summer, I’ve been taking strolls down Memory Lane. This has included listening to songs that remind me of earlier times in my life. As a little person in the 70s, I grew up loving the Muppet Show. Hearing its theme Read More