Did you light a candle on 27th January? I chose an alternative act to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2021. An act that required a Christian man's words. But an act my Jewish mother would have approved of. Unable to arrange public events due to yet another Covid lockdown, The HMD Trust requested you light a … Continue reading Holocaust Memorial Day – 3 reasons I read a poem instead of lighting a candle
I first posted this reflection on being a creative on Facebook in November 2020. I was a little blown away by the response. It seemed to hit a chord. Easily my most liked and commented post of the last few months. Some people told me it had helped them find light amongst the clouds of … Continue reading You’re always a creative. Own it.
Hold You - a poem for Rosie Website launch day! Welcome! Here it is. Pages with words about stuff I've done and stuff I'm doing. And blogs! Oh yes, blogs. Brilliant, beautiful, lush blogs...maybe...possibly...I don't know! Never done my own blog before. I promise stories from under my hat. To keep your glass filled with … Continue reading learning from grief: 21st January, let’s start here