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Flattening the curve…of emotions.

By |2021-06-22T10:15:39+00:00June 22nd, 2021|Categories: #bridgingthegap, emotions, hope, joy, loss, peace, perspective, Uncategorized|

Have you ever tried to curate your expectations in order to minimise disappointment or sadness? As though you are trying to flatten the curve of your emotions by not letting yourself feel the high of hopefulness or joyful expectation. I have found myself attempting (and failing) to compress and ignore feelings of hope, excitement, love or [...]

The pain of sharing someone else’s joy.

By |2017-11-07T22:26:51+00:00August 17th, 2017|Categories: garden, joy, Lost dreams, mum of child with disability, Sorrow, wounds|

A woman dreamed of having her own garden. She pictured herself planting and tending flowers of all shapes and sizes. She hoped her borders would brim with colour and fragrance, laced with creepers displaying exotic blooms and a winding path through blossoms humming with wildlife. When she moved in to her forever [...]