Category Archive: life

Being 51 is FABULOUS!!

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First off all, I would like to give proper thanks to my wonderful friend Margaret for nominating me as the next writer on this blog and for the wonderful short bio she wrote… Continue reading

Norn Iron!

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I’ve lived in the UK going on six years at the end of September.  And I spent most of that time in the stunning capital of Scotland, Edinburgh.  Edinburgh is the home of… Continue reading

Keeping Busy!

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Oh dear, less than half an hour of the day left and looks as though I left this later than I would have liked! I’ve gotten myself situated in a rather hectic schedule… Continue reading

The Silver Lining

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Asthma has taken me down paths which I never would have gone without a big and constant push. When I reached the point where I was taking five daily medications and still unable… Continue reading

Swimming and Laughter

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You don’t need to know how to swim for you to fly You just fly. You don’t need to know hate to see love. You don’t need to be lost to find your… Continue reading

How Many Breakthroughs Does it Take to Change a Life?

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Is it one? three? No? How many times then do I have to spiral all the way down before bouncing back up with every ounce of strength I have? Am I doomed to… Continue reading

On Being New Here

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Being new to something is always thought of as an immediately transformative experience. In a beautiful new land where everything seems familiar yet so strange, I would love to believe I have arrived… Continue reading

Cursed with empathy

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It was already our second lesson based on Steve Jobs speech.  My students just adore it. It seems to me that they can go on and on for hours discussing his statements and… Continue reading

As many people on our planet he wasn`t prepared for that and had no idea that it will happen today.

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    It always happens like that. First it`s just a sound of voice like a thunderstorm that appears from nowhere and then the dark cloud of words convey a meaning. And then… Continue reading

A brand new cutting board.

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Let`s start it in quite well-trodden way. It`s snowing! It`s finally snowing. And that just mean that all this tempting and illusive love story of fall is over. It`s a brand new white cutting board… Continue reading