From little things …

Her little hands tucked under her chin in prayer position, lips pink with gloss, hair all tumbling curls pinned with tiny rose buds, I wondered how she was going to get through such a long day

The sweet stench of lollipops and love unrequited

Alice thought it hilarious, when I recounted my day from hell over drinks at Charli Browns. I couldn’t see the funny side myself and shot her a look that could kill as she plucked candy floss from my hair

Loving You to better health

The weekend is the perfect place to start a new Daily Practice: Try this: Love Every day for 10 days place your focus on love. No matter where you are or what you are doing, no matter who you encounter; replace all judgement and action with love, starting with You. In fact most importantly You!…

What cancer can and cannot do

A Curated TBT Post: from my original blog: the storyofus4.blogspot.com.au Next week we head to Sydney for a consult for the new immunotherapy trial Bren has been signed up for. It got me thinking; as I remembered a post I had written on my previous blog dated 18 April 2015.  Back then I was pondering the…

Millions

Daily Prompt: Millions What were the chances on that night of a million different things, a hundred different thoughts, dozens of decisions and several serendipitous occurrences leading to the two of us being in the same place at the same time, creating the exact moment our two worlds would collide? Two complete strangers met, married,…

Border

Daily Prompt: Border 6 wishes: Please Iet … Borders become invisible Hearts remain open Love become universal Kindness be plentiful Compassion be given Heartache be avoided.     *** What is a daily prompt? Daily Prompt (one of my fave creative blogs) publishes a new word every day, those participating (there are hundreds of us) write…

Unfinished

Daily Prompt: Unfinished The door slammed behind him with a force that made me jump. Not the best way to start this day I thought, as I picked up the broken pieces of my grandmother’s crystal vase. I know it wasn’t intentional. It’s not like he had pushed it off the hall table in anger, his…

Generous

Daily Prompt: Generous Her ample proportions were as munificent as any I had ever laid eyes on before or ever would again. She was beautiful. Her liberal approach and sheer unselfishness not hidden in the demeanour that she embodied, it was her gift to me and all who she loved, and she loved everyone.  Abundant: explained…

Together

Daily prompt: Together The wonderment, the pure awe I felt looking down at my stomach, that had stretched to be almost as round as I was high; was indescribable. Two perfect little humans were growing in there together, and I couldn’t wait to meet them! As it turned out I wouldn’t have to wait long. They…

Fragile

Daily Prompt:Fragile It is often a fragile heart that hopes for the strength it needs to face life’s darkest days. If this heart is yours I urge you open it up to light and let love in this  may not heal all that hurts or close the wounds of a lifetime but it will carry…

Frail

Daily Prompt: Frail They said she was easily broken, frail and delicate, a woman of meagre means.  Hidden below the surface was a contradiction that only he had seen. Her world was intoxicating and her perception rare. She could turn the dark into a perfect midnight while turning the head of anyone there. He would…