An Empty Space at the Table

After the sudden death of my brother-in-law recently, I wrote this poem. An empty space at the table. Setting for 6 not 7 this year. An empty space at the table. No more can we share the love, the laughter, the…   An empty space at the table. Where are you sitting this year? Is [...]

Look for the bluebells

I was shocked recently by the news that the mother of one of my daughter’s friends had died suddenly, after being diagnosed just two days previously with a terminal brain tumour (she had been suffering for months with headaches).  How people get through such a devastating loss is beyond my imagination. It is moments like that [...]