On Wednesday last week I was cleaning out one of the animal enclosures. Very dusty work. I would always get the sniffles when around lots of dust, but nothing more. Not this time. This time I had an allergy-induced asthma attack. It was truly terrifying and, at one point, I really thought I was going … Continue reading Allergies *friends and family please read*
My sister leaves in a few days. She'll be heading back to the heat of the Arabian desert. I'm not jealous, I have to say. I'd choose snow over sand any day! Nothing massive has happened here. I had an interview for a part-time job and got it, so I start that some time in … Continue reading August is here
My sister is back. She works in the UAE normally but, this summer, she is back with us. My sister. She is an amazing person. She supports her family without question, and strives for us not to feel bad for needing that support right now. She is academically very capable, successful, and a good teacher. … Continue reading My Sister
An old English teacher I had during secondary school passed away the other day. He was the best teacher I ever had. I mourned after hearing the news. A brain tumour robbed him of his health. Someone I know just proposed to his long-term girlfriend and she accepted. My old friend is someone I used … Continue reading Love
Sorry I haven't updated in a while. There was never anything much to write. Not much has changed. The weather is a bit better now. It gets dark at about 11pm and light at 2am, with variants on days with/without clouds. The wind on most days is low to mild strength. We did have a … Continue reading Equine Art
Free-range eggs. This morning I was in the kitchen, thinking of what I should have for breakfast. I don't tend to have breakfast but today I wanted something... I said to my mum "I fancy eggs". She kindly went to the chickens (who normally lay around 12:00pm) to see if there were any eggs. She … Continue reading What a morning…..
I've got an idea for a story that I want to write out... My problem is that, in the past, I've written one or two chapters and then I've stopped through boredom. I struggle to stick to the story, perhaps because I want to get to the main part and can't be bothered to write … Continue reading Night lights are changing