Habouring Anguish and Resentment

Simply be you, live your life simply After reading a post by Don't Lose Hope- Everything Happens For A Reason https://wordpress.com/read/blogs/167021103/posts/475 A very worthy read and it got me thinking about some my own anquish and resentments which I have been harbouring for sometime. My initial plan for when I came to Egypt was to … Continue reading Habouring Anguish and Resentment

Australian Bushfire — Stargazing Futures

https://www.youtube.com/embed/RqeeYE-73rs?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent This is a personal account of Dinesh Moylan, an Australian singer-songwriter and performing artist, who writes soulfully about his survival of the New Year’s Day Bushfires in New South Wales. “I have been adapting to climate change for a long time. I have been too busy surviving, starting to clean up the chaos and … Continue reading Australian Bushfire — Stargazing Futures

Something Beautiful — Ivor.Plumber/Poet

https://www.youtube.com/embed/4UunU2UniJc?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent This weekend’s Word/Photo Challenge from ‘Weekly Prompts’ is: ‘The Bridge’ …. My bridge is the picturesque Cunningham Pier, on the harbour, in Geelong. Please go and visit the ‘Weekly Prompts’ site by clicking >> here At ‘The Pier Geelong’, homegrown singing sensation Taylor Henderson, headlined Sunday’s concert “GEELONG FIRES-UP”. The event’s a local collaborative … Continue reading Something Beautiful — Ivor.Plumber/Poet

Vigilance, Part 4 – Sexual Abuse — ANNA WALDHERR A Voice Reclaimed, Surviving Child Abuse

These days, children can become victims of sexual exploitation in a variety of ways. If the sexual predator is a parent, the incest is likely to be a closely held secret. Whoever the predator, sexual abuse has long-term, devastating consequences. The warning signs of sexual abuse include the following [1]: A young child who suddenly […] … Continue reading Vigilance, Part 4 – Sexual Abuse — ANNA WALDHERR A Voice Reclaimed, Surviving Child Abuse

Happy Chinese New Year

Simply be you, live your life simply Wishing everyone a Happy New Year, but will it be a good year as China has shut down 13 Cities as the Coronavirus spreads.  You can read the article below. https://www.egyptindependent.com/china-shuts-down-13-cities-as-virus-toll-climbs/ I am very sad about this happening I was reading about the spread of the Coronavirus and … Continue reading Happy Chinese New Year

Wordless Wednesday – what are we doing to our planet? | Jan 22/20 — Robby Robin’s Journey

Image credit: ARCADIO ESQUIVEL / Cagle Cartoons via Wordless Wednesday – what are we doing to our planet? | Jan 22/20 — Robby Robin's Journey Precisely what are we doing to our planet. Force it into a bottle throw it out to the Universes and hope, yes hope someone else can fix it because it is … Continue reading Wordless Wednesday – what are we doing to our planet? | Jan 22/20 — Robby Robin’s Journey

Climbing Trees — Rum and Robots – Never Lose Sight of Hope, Faith and Perseverance

Sweat oozed from my pores as I ran toward the barnSand spurs stung the bottoms of my fleeing feetAs I sprinted wildly toward Margie’s southern farmI prayed my drunk daddy would do me no harm In the woods, I had played with dollies and climbed treesThe big three, one with a treehouse I had visited […] … Continue reading Climbing Trees — Rum and Robots – Never Lose Sight of Hope, Faith and Perseverance