Tag Archives: London

Being Grateful: 4

This week I’ve had a mountain for which I’m grateful. Out of the blue, I received a response to a post I made asking for info about Uncle Trevor. ¬†All of that is better off in another blog, but this … Continue reading

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Being Grateful: 3

Yesterday I was told about the suicide of a friend of a friend. I didn’t know this person but, after some basic research, I found out he had rented a room on the top floor of a hotel and jumped … Continue reading

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Being Grateful: 2

The concept of being mindful of what one has seems to be working. Granted, I’m not yet two weeks into the new year, but I find myself less stressed, more aware of Good Things and more re-connected with my camera. … Continue reading

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Project Trevor

My Uncle Trevor killed himself when I was 18. He was in his late forties, gay, depressed and an alcoholic. My parents chose to shield me from his funeral for reasons, I assumed, revolving around my ‘sensitivity’ and inability to … Continue reading

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2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 5,400 views in 2012. If every person who reached the … Continue reading

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Recollect: book layout

This is the first edit of the book layout – any comments are appreciated…   Recollect Recollect book layout

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Edging closer

First class back after the long Summer break scared the hell out of me. The imminent hand-in dates became all too real. The pulse quickened, the head pounded, the fear set in. Our course tutor’s less than exuberant reaction to … Continue reading

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