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Writer living in Melbourne.

A favorite of mine:

Get your character up a tree,
Throw stones at him,
Get him down again.
(not sure of its origins, once read it was a french proverb)

And another fav:

‘In every job that must be done there is an element of fun’…Mary Poppins.

  • Age: 56
  • Joined: September 2008

Journal

The long goodbye, 2.

I pushed the wrong button again! / Today has seen some more butterfly moments. / Earlier Dad had a chuckle telling me how some mornings, and I mean mornings, this may mean 4.00 am; how he sometimes says good morning to the excersise bike. I’m pleased he can still take the mickey out of himself.
Posted about 8 years – 4 comments

The long goodbye.

I had to share this and note it down. / I care for my father who has Alzheimers. / I watch, I listen. / I lose my father within the house. / My father loses himself within the house. / He finds it hard to stay within the moment, / He finds it hard to stay in bed, in the house, in the shower… / and then there are moments just like before…he is sitting looking out the window into the g…
Posted about 8 years – 6 comments
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