Autumn colours

(A short post with lots of pictures) It’s a lovely time of year to walk here in the UK, with the changing colours of the season and still some warm days.  I am fortunate to live at the edge of a city with countryside at my doorstep, and in half an hour I can be…

Bereaved by suicide – a supported retreat

Christians Bereaved by Suicide – a Living with Loss Retreat – 18-20 January 2019 At the Greenhouse Christian Centre, Poole, Dorset. Life can be a struggle following the loss of a loved one or friend, and it is widely acknowledged that death by suicide can be one of the most difficult bereavements to cope with. This…

Capturing memories

There’s a big country park across the road from our home. An interesting place with forest areas and ponds and hills, and loads of early blackberries at the moment. There used to be a visitor centre but it was burned down some years back. Next to that vacant space, there is still a small children’s…