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#30DaysChallenge Day 1

So day 1 of #30DaysChallenge: how did that go? (Anyone who missed what this is all about – I refer you back a day for details!) Slightly amusingly – typical me, can’t even stay on course for one day! – … Continue reading

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Time: a strange creature indeed

Time is a strange creature. I think we all recognise this,¬†however there are definitely experiences that bring it home to you particularly acutely. Going through the new adoption process is one of those experiences. To recap, the new process involves … Continue reading

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I am happy. It is not a simple happiness. I am also fearful. I doubt. I sometimes get excited. And sometimes I am sad. Often I am thoughtful. I read and I think and I wonder. I talk, endlessly, to … Continue reading

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Faster? Slower? Bewildered? Thoughts on the new adoption process in the UK

So, this new adoption process: is it faster? Is it slower? Is it better? Is it worse? Recently my @PedallingSolo Twittersphere has been alive with questions, opinions and – it seems perhaps too often – irritations regarding the new adoption … Continue reading

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The ricochet

I am ricocheting. As this blog seems to have already taken a confessional turn it feels right to use this space to help me explore and document, if only for myself, my struggle as I ricochet. Initial observations: I am … Continue reading

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A day in the online addiction zone

Today I had a plan. Alongside some housework and other such excitements I was going to spend some time “writing stuff down” to help support my forthcoming sessions with my social worker.

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