Scars that come with age

I’m 46 years old, and, like scars on my body, I have collected a number of battle weary relationships too. I’m not overly proud of that, but I am learning to accept it. I used to worry about it, even lose sleep over it. However, with my remorse also comes...

mum’s special word

A new word has slipped into mum’s vocabulary these past months when she is talking to me. The word is “unconditionally”. In birthday cards, at the end of phone calls or over a cup of tea mum wants me to know that she loves me unconditionally....