Category Archives: Creative Writing

Time Pressure – The Clock is Ticking

Since leaving my life as a professional I seem to have had time but not at the moment. In the last couple of weeks I have felt the pressure of the clock. For the first time since I embarked on “What’s … Continue reading

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A reflection

I use the weekend coffee share post as my period of reflection. The opportunity to think back over my week. What better to do than over a coffee? This week I have written more than a thousand words on my PhD … Continue reading

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Diary of a Slow Traveller – A state of mind

Slow Travel is a state of mind. As I am writing my Diary of a Slow Traveller as a reflective diary,  I have good reason to scan the thousands of photos I took while traveling through Italy. They are definitely … Continue reading

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100 Up

So this my 100th Post – It’s timing is perfect just as I start my next journey.   My blog has not met the WordPress suggested approach of a theme and stick to it. Rather it has been the thoughts … Continue reading

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A daily occurrence – the best of times, the worst of times

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” -Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities For me this is a daily occurrence as planning for retirement or transition brings these emotions on a very regular basis. … Continue reading

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