Cold turkey through writer’s block

Recently I have struggled on a daily basis to think of things to write about online. I cannot use the excuse of not having any spare time to blog as I have had more than enough time on my hands recently. Facing up to writing an original post has been like looking up a mountain. I just couldn’t bring myself to type the words. Continue reading “Cold turkey through writer’s block”

Meeting my dad for the first time since lockdown

Thanks to the slight easing of the lockdown restrictions in the UK I was able to meet another person not from my family as long as it was in a public space. I grabbed the opportunity to visit my 82 year old dad and arranged a walk around his local park for a catch up. Continue reading “Meeting my dad for the first time since lockdown”

The New Normal

We made it to Friday, hoorah and we can look forward to a weekend off work. That opening sentence probably makes it sound like this week has been a long, tough and stressful one but in fact it has been quite the opposite. I was off Monday and Tuesday, worked Wednesday and Thursday with Friday being a work from home day so it has been a very light week for me. Continue reading “The New Normal”