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Being Grateful 7, 8 and 9

Hindsight enables us to be glib, it also enables us to learn. I’m still hoping for the latter.                                           I’ve … Continue reading

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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: 1

Happy New Year to all you wonderful people. I hope your year is successful, however you define that word. It’s tempting to launch into the usual resolutions – lose weight, get fitter, save money, find love, blah. I’ve previously used … Continue reading

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Project Trevor: Part II

Wowsers, it’s been a long time since I’ve been on here – and a long time since I’ve been proactive on this project. What fascinates me is that with whomever I speak, I get a different side. A multisided story … 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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The Wise Clown

One of my earliest memories is of being on a family holiday near Norfolk, I think. We didn’t have much money growing up, but Mum and Dad had bought us front row seats at the circus. I remember the excitement … 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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