An Account of Mother’s Day from an Empty Armed Mother

It is March 2018, and right now my life has never been more settled, and I’ve never been as happy since April 2012 to November 2013. That time period was the last time I felt truly happy – in that time I got together with my now husband, got engaged to him, my work, festivals…

Take The Red Pill, Take The Blue Pill: The Choices And Decisions We Make

I’m sure that many of you reading this will be familiar with the film “The Matrix” from 1999 starring Keanu Reeves.  While in places it was quite confusing, the basic premise of the film was that humans have been enslaved by artificial intelligence machines who have them “plugged in” to the Matrix which they believe…

An Open Letter to the West Midlands Ambulance Service and Worcestershire Acute NHS Trust

Dear West Midlands Ambulance Service and Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, Many of us have watched the recent “Ambulance” series on BBC 1 and “999: What’s Your Emergency” on Channel 4. We know how hard you all work, and we know that you get abuse and treated badly by many people who ring 999 daily.…

Almost 2 Months On….Where Am I Now?

I know that I posted on November 14th 2015 saying that “all good things must come to an end” with the intention of moving over to my new blog “Happiness Personified”, which at the time seemed like the right thing to do. At that point I had just laid Frankie to rest along with my…