The D-I-Yers: Part two to complete the story

The first half of this story appeared in my previous blog. Muriel only wants to welcome and help the young couple who have moved in next door. Read that first half and then read on… “Fat chance,” — HIS voice again — “You’ve got me penned in here, bugging me until I co-operate.” Something was […]

Embarrassing Funeral

I’m a soft touch! My husband was Treasurer for the local Christian Bookshop and he recommended for my studio a Music-themed clock they’d got in stock. So I bought it, even though despite being artistic and a definite décor item it had no numerals on the face. It therefore involved guesswork. I’d also responded to an emergency […]

Getting it DONE — Part Two

It was Henry Ford who said “You can’t build a reputation on what you are going to do.” Not all of us act on our intentions — we do some things happily, but with regard to others we procrastinate. Years ago at church or motivational meetings it became the habit to issue people with a […]

Getting it done, Part One

Today I read a blog about Procrastination, decided I had a few thoughts on the subject, put off any ideas of planning the blog and am launching in… I find it so terribly hard to make up my mind when there are several alternatives and none readily appears to be the best. However, if I put […]

Free Offer, Extended Deadline

Had he consulted me, things might — WOULD — have been done otherwise. But he didn’t ask, just went ahead and spoke the Word, turning Intention into Invention, turning Nothing into Something. Unasked, all we can do is call it the Big Bang and ponder the consequences. He populated this world with so many beautiful […]