Creative Writing – What Is This Doubt That Bites Me

Having just returned from 3 weeks at camp, I thought I would share the autobiographical poems I wrote at Samantha Pearse’s wonderful, creative writing workshop at Druid Camp. Tears On Strangers Yesterday I cried on strangers Today friends cried on me A perfect simile Of my life And me Its the illusion of invincibility That … Read more

The Amazing Home Birth of Lawrence – 10 pound 4 ounces.

This is a guest blog post from Katy Gearing from our Home Birth Support Group UK. Katy runs Jenni Bean Sling Consultancy CIC and the Thame Sling and Nappy Library. It is the story of her home birth with her predicted ENORMOUS baby and possible gestational diabetes. Birth story of Lawrence, born Saturday 12th January … Read more

Breaking The Ties That Bind Me – One Song At A Time

Over the years I have been through quite a lot – the damage and limitations, start with school. We don’t think when we tell a child “you are the clever one” that it can be harmful to be labelled – clever is a compliment after all. Art – “Sam tries hard – but she has … Read more