29th Just off phone with Mum. I’m engaged! She was almost as excited as me.I’d made no contact with Rob what with birds arriving daily.Today he came round himself. I felt a bit guilty.But he presented me with a box tied up with a huge red bow. Then began a Russian dolls game! Inside thereContinue reading “Christmas diary: Day 5”
Day four. What’s arrived in the post?
Think you know about the 12 Days of Christmas gifts? Think again!
At this very busy time of year the difficulties that people with sensory problems have escalate beyond understanding. On every Asperger / Autism / Aspie Facebook group I belong to individuals are voicing the problems they experience at this time of Celebration. This is not a flash in the pan problem, nor a Noel Niggle,Continue reading “Winter silence: that would be so welcome”
As the old year closes I thought it a perfect time to consider time spent. I hope you enjoyed my second helping of thoughts on time. Please share your favourites. Thank you for reading mine.
Winter comes, sharp-faced and bony-fingeredclawing an icy cover across a landbarren in hibernation; while we tight-lipped, close-buttonedhatted, scarved, and glovedspeak muffled mistsmingling silvered breath with the thickening air, while we pick our way on treacherous pathsor stride out, slicing the frosty silence,when the low slung sun blinds south bound driversand passengers turn their faces intoContinue reading “Winter Comes: a poem on the Silvered Season”