January Daybook

For Today... 11th January 2017 Looking out my window... I can see clear blue skies, but I can hear the wind howling and there is a storm on its way. I am thinking... I might cook cheesy bacon pasta for tea tonight. I am thankful... that mental health in young people is taken seriously. One... Continue Reading →

Daybook Entry 15th August 2016

For Today... 15th August 2016 Outside my window... the sun is setting, throwing up a beautiful peachy glow over things in the garden I am thinking... about doing a long-distance walk next summer, inspired by the beautiful countryside in North Wales where I have just been on holiday. There is a route from Holywell that... Continue Reading →

Daybook Entry – 13th July

For Today... 13th July Outside my window... there is still a trace of blue in the sky and it has gone 11pm I am thinking... about the juxtaposition of tragedy and celebration today I am thankful... that I have a ministry in the church I am praying for… Millie’s family, Alfie and his mum, the... Continue Reading →

Dreary Daybook

For Today... 8th February 2016 Outside my window... it’s horrible out there tonight. Wind, rain, more rain, more wind, even more rain and wind. And we have a leaky roof. I am thinking... about my son’s parents’ evening we have been to tonight. I am thankful... that I didn’t kill him on the way home... Continue Reading →

Daybook Entry 24th January 2016

For Today... 24th January 2016 Outside my window... we’re awaiting the tail end of storm Jonas that has battered the east coast of the USA. It’s all calm for now but it won’t last... I am thinking... about what I am going to write for my end of module piece for my creative writing course.... Continue Reading →

Daybook Entry – 18th January 2016

For Today... 18th January 2016 Outside my window... Winter is having a bit of a break. We have had some snow over the weekend but it has warmed up and dried up today and even though it’s still a bit chilly it isn’t exactly freezing. I am thinking... about the stage directions in Peter Pan... Continue Reading →

Daybook Entry – 9th January

For Today... 9th January 2016 Outside my window... it is 8 degrees but feels like 2; it is raining; it is dark; it makes me glad I’m home I am thinking... I should be reading a critical essay on Peter Pan instead of doing this I am thankful... that my eye test this morning showed... Continue Reading →

New Year’s Day-book Entry

For Today... 1st January 2016 Outside my window... it’s dark and wintry I am thinking... about the new slate we have presented to us this time each year, and about the opportunity we are given to recalibrate a few things in our lives. I’m not usually one given over to massive lists of resolutions or... Continue Reading →

Daybook Entry 15th December

For Today... 15th December 2015 Outside my window... it’s a rather mild night out there tonight. A bit damp, but not at all wintry. I am thinking... about Tim Peake and how he has managed to rocket up from Earth to space today. I am not usually interested in things like that, but for some... Continue Reading →

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