Image found here. Darkness closing in. Limbs trembling. Heart racing. Creeping cold over my skin and raging bubbling fire in the pit of my stomach. Palms sweating. Crippling fear of...who knows what? Everything. Nothing. A sense of detachment, removal from what's around me. Feeling both smothered and exposed. Vulnerable. Mind wheeling in dizzying circles. Nausea [...]
Dearest Granny, It turns out that no matter how long and full a life you get to enjoy with the people you love, when one of them is suddenly gone, it seems you never had nearly enough time. There's more to say. More to share. More love to give. I'm writing to you because...well I [...]
Today's prompt is simply a photo of something out in nature. With all the beautiful sunshine around I have many recent nature-y photos on my camera roll. I chose this one of one of the many lovely views around Alderley Edge, where we had a very happy day at the weekend, and where I have [...]
If you haven't yet come across the #100happydays challenge you should pop over here right now and check it out. I started the challenge on Sunday and you can see some of my happy pictures over on Instagram under @jene87. I'm usually completely rubbish at keeping up with daily things - I've started the photo-a-day [...]
Another show done. The stage make-up is back in the bottom of my drawer, the costumes are packed away. My muscles are still aching, the music still goes round my head, and I can still feel my feet pounding the stage. I have been dancing with the same school for 23 years and haven't missed [...]
In honour of world book day I thought I'd share one of my favourite quotes about reading. Found here. This is so true of my experience of reading and I simply love those moments of connection. If you haven't already you can read about some of my favourite books here. Why do you love reading?