Its National Adoption Week 2016- A Poem by Black Sheep

Its National Adoption Week 2016…. Many children await their forever families . Imagine, by Black Sheep Imagine never hearing the word Mummy from the mouth of a small person. I cant. Imagine never knowing if you will hold the hand of a small person knowing that small gesture makes them feel safe. I cant Imagine […]

Am I Beach Body Ready?

Found myself musing today, as I do and wondered the burning query….Hmmmm, am I beach body ready? Now there lies a question!! Answer is Hell Yes…I have a body , I am going to the beach so we are considered ready ,right?  Maybe, or maybe not! Its been a bloody long old year this one […]

Will Brexit affect the UK adoption of eastern European migrants’ children?

An old article…well in the world of blogging it might be considered old anyway. (Mid June!) However I read this and felt it worthy of a share. (The point that struck me was that given the recent Changes in Adoption timelines these children would surely be amongst the most vulnerable now they are part of […]

Long Lost Family

So I am at the end of my 10 day stint of visiting Dad in the care home. What an eye opener it was too. Its fair to say those who do work hard in these places are total Angels. Just such a shame there aren’t ever enough of them. I wanted to view the […]

Fragile Mortality

So today I spent the first few hours of the week with my Hero. You see my dearest Dad is having a little respite care in a Rest Home while my Mother, his sole carer takes a much needed break..on a cruise no less…but she does need it so I wont gripe as to how […]

My Journey – An Inner Peace

“Inner peace can be reached only when we practice forgiveness. Forgiveness is letting go of the past, and is therefore the means for correcting our misconceptions.”-Gerald G Jampolsky So there I am waiting at the station for my delayed train to Bristol. Heading to neutral ground to meet my Birth Mother. Its fair to say […]

“Va pensiero”-Your Thoughts

Although the translation is vague I think it pretty apt in the scheme of things. A much respected and loved Uncle , is now trusted with my blog….He is passionate about music and often gifts me with the latest inspiring sonets both old and new. We share a love of Andre Bocelli who I am […]

“Where Does Love Start?”

After a particularly stressful morning, this landed in my Inbox. Believe me when I tell you I believe in a sixth sense. It couldn’t have arrived at a better time to lift my spirits. Who sent it ? My Birth Mother sent it….:-) Original author unknown to me but actually to me it doesn’t matter. […]

My Journey – Forgiveness

Redeemed, Adopted and Forgiven

Over the last few days I have been taking time to relive my journey in view of my actual emotions and feelings. When I do this everything makes me well up. Its madness and tiring at the same time. A cute kitten on a Utube video, watching my child dancing creatively to her current favourite […]

Silence The Crowd

Hush The World

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