A new day and a new blog

I’m off again separating blogs, Magnumlady will continue as it always has. Mainly a diary, travel, photos, life etc. I’ve already got Sligo Hub which is covering the Sligo events, community etc. Now there is a new ‘baby’ blog. This one is called Just Words and will take over the memories and random words that […]

Out of the blue

Out of the blue a message. Can we meet for coffee? Someone wants to meet me. A rare occurrence. I’m touched and flattered. Just when it seemed my social butterfly had retreated back into its cocoon. Fear stops me from reaching out. The fear of rejection. It wouldn’t be the first time and I’m sure […]

Size Matters

Am I the only person having problems with clothing sizes these days? I’ve come to the conclusion that I can’t fit into anything these days. Don’t get me wrong I’m not a whale…well maybe a baby one…but I do have a rather large backside and chunky legs. Recently I’ve had the horror of trying something […]

Waiting

The ticking clock is the only thing that interrupts the silence. An atmosphere so tense that a knife could cut it. Waiting for a key in the door. Waiting to see a facial expression. Waiting to know if it’s safe to speak – or not. A childhood paused. Almost a childhood lost. Wise beyond her […]