Oh, no…


You know, I hate to upset people (although I seem to do it very easily indeed) – and would never intentionally do so  – and it grieves me mightily that any vocalization of my personal angst or explanation of my internal workings here should offend anyone at all.

You know who you are. I am sorry. I am also sorry that these are virtual flowers, but they are the best that I can manage.

Don’t think that you are unappreciated, because you are not. And I know you will do everything you can to help me over my fear of needles so I don’t need to be so angsty in future. I am truly sorry if my way of coping caused you offence.


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Bare Naked

Bare Naked

We are home again, after a month-long trip away. A trip during which I completely failed to get my laptop out. It was good to come home. We were driving along, close to Le Dorat at the time, when I felt that “aren’t we fortunate to live in such a lovely part of France” feeling washing over me. I had a sudden urge to invite all my friends to come and stay and to shareContinue readingBare Naked

A Month in France: Nothing is Lost

A Month in France: Nothing is Lost

I am lagging on the Month in the Country prompts, and lagging badly at that. I have a list of prompts t be caught up on and I shall be working my way through them here, or at Scattered Thoughts depending on where the post most naturally sits. I have elected to tackle the prompts not in date order necessarily but to seize upon prompts that offer me space in which to write down the things that I am feeling the need to say. Even if I need to crowbar it in. The thing is, I am going to continue to be short of time and space in which to write and so a two-for-one is useful and I hope to do as many of those as I can. Seems like a plan? … Continue readingA Month in France: Nothing is Lost

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