It’s a fact of life that the quaint ol’ Blogosphere has been replaced the Twitty-Sphere and The Face Place. Mea Culpa. I hang out in the latter and leave the wee blog gathering dust like a roped-off room in a museum display.
Okay then. Let’s try the Alphabet. Free association. Short. Whatever comes up. First take?
A – Asthma, Tess’s. Hell last autumn. Currently stable. Phew.
B – Balance in life. Crucial to stay well. IMHO.
C – Cake. I’m still attempting to eat less of it.
D – Days lengthening. My favourite time of year.
E –Endometriosis. I might have it.
F – Francis, aka Nice Man. Still the main man.
G – Green Party! Just sayin’. And Grey hair. Nearly there.
H – Hugh. My boy’s getting handsome.
I – Islay. Islands. I still have the odd pang.
J – Justice. Social justice. We need more of it.
K – K. The Letter K has a Seventies feel.
L – Love. For the kids. Doesn’t it amaze?
M – MacLaverty. I finally like my name.
N – Nuts. I eat them daily.
O – Over half my life done. Oh my, oh my.
P – Parents. Appreciate them more each year.
Q – Quality of life. A crucial quest.
R – Roller skating. Still fun after 30 years.
S – ‘Seriously?!’ Our kids’ favourite question.
T – Thank you. Always worth saying.
U – Ullapool? I’ve never been.
V – Vera. My sister calls me Vera.
W –The only letter with three syllables. Why?
X – Xtreme thanks for bearing with me.
Y - Youth. Make the most of it.
Z – Zzzz. How I love sleep. Really. 'Seriously'.