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I’ve been in my new job for just over 4 months and I feel like I’m not doing anything. I don’t think I even know what my job is. I’m trying to put together a work plan which will hopefully help, but in the meantime my self-esteem is in the […]

Work


Blogger’s block. Work block. Dog walking block. Getting out of bed block. Farm work block. Cleaning block. Basically, I’m getting very little done.

Blocked



168 hours in a week. 56 hours sleeping. 10 hours commuting. 43 hours in work. 14 hours walking dogs. 10 hours bathing, showering, doing hair, make up. 12 hours eating. 3 hours checking horses. Leaving 20 hours. I’ll admit, I thought I had more time left. But still, what do I do […]


I moved house recently and, as part of the move, I brought the diaries/journals I have been writing for 20 years. They’re currently taking up a fair bit of space in a drawer in the spare room, and I started to wonder why I was hanging on to them. They’re […]

How helpful is the past?



I’m not a parent and have absolutely no intention to be, so I know I can’t really judge other people on their parenting skills. But I worry about my brother’s relationship with my nephew. James provides everything Marcus needs: shelter, food, clothes, school, glasses; some things we wants: books, toys, […]

Parenting



Write about your first name: are you named after someone or something? Are there any stories or associations attached to it? If you had the choice, would you rename yourself? Daily Prompt Francesca. I was in the hospital for 3 days with no name. Meanwhile my father was out and […]

Say Your Name








Take a quote from your favorite movie — there’s the title of your post. Now, write! Daily Prompt My favourite quote used to be from Harvey Dent in The Dark Knight: You make your own luck. But personal circumstances that make me feel massively out of control of my own […]

Silver Screen