Interesting Times

I started a blog about Silence but, in the enthusiasm of late night writing, WordPress managed to ‘lose’ several paragraphs. So, I turned off the light, went to sleep and had strange dreams (like many of us are having at the moment). Today, I woke to the 'new normal' of nightmarish reality and still I …

Happy Birthday

It’s my daughter’s birthday today so I rang her this morning and sang ‘Happy Birthday’ down the phone. When she asked “Are you washing your hands?” I was completely bemused. She laughed and added “and are you going to sing it twice?”.  If we’d had that conversation three months ago, I wouldn’t have had a …