Monthly Archives: July 2005

Speech matters……

So much time and money is spent on appearances.    There are a million and one ads promoting clothing, hairstyles, cosmetics and stay slim regimes.  – We all want to look a million dollars and be admired or noticed by … Continue reading

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Say it with flowers….

" Flower power!"  – A beautiful phrase  that once  stood for " Love, peace and freedom " in the sixties.    Two new generations still seek it and the same hope remains within us all – but each day the world news … Continue reading

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Winter in July…..

Brrrh!  Sunny today but nippy!  Quite lovely really!  Australia has a great climate.   I have a tropical garden, so it can never really look like winter but the colours did look very crisp and vibrant today. The air was … Continue reading

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No sense – no feeling…..

  I’m feeling extra sensitive today – I guess it is part of my make up.   Dad died a year ago today and I’m thinking of my Mum and about how she must be feeling, my brothers, sister and … Continue reading

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Remembering Dad……

Just about one year ago – on the 22nd July 2004 – I lost my Dad. He was nearly 85 years old.   He was a lovable old codger – great story teller. Nobody could tell whether he was telling … Continue reading

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Say what you mean – mean what you say…

Words, they paint pictures – only in a different way!    But we should always be careful how we use them!   Once said they can never be taken back – different from paint  – when it’s just a matter of … Continue reading

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Ours is to reason “Why?”

  I’ve always been fascinated about the way people think – even criminals!   The London bombers were " Home grown " young men born and bred in Britain – a land of free thinking people!   How is it … Continue reading

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