Having Family

Since meeting Auntie Joan and Uncle Fred again I’ve been back for Boxing Day and spoken on the phone a few times. Joan will ring and say, “It’s your Auntie Joan,” with a little laugh that I know means how happy she is to be able to say it. I feel just as happy hearing […]

The Big Question

Well, that was strange. I just met my brother in the supermarket …. briefly. He was with Val and has put on weight. When he asked me what I was doing in there, I found myself hearing his response to the same question had I asked it, “Shopping. What’s it look like?” The most talking […]