Mints And Wisdom
Foolishly

It’s true

I’m foolishly excited

Stupidly so

Firstly; I only have to work two days this week.

Secondly; Camp Bestival on Thursday!

Lastly because I get to spend time with my lovely friends.

New friends like H & J.

Friends like Chez and Nut (and his mini nuts)

And  my childhood friend, who I only really get to spend a good amount of time with at Camp Bestival as we live in different countries, Mrs…

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Over Sensitive Moi?

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I have worked for over 29 years and I don’t think I have ever come across someone as condescending and who creeps me out as much as one of our new interim directors.

What to do about a man  who is constantly referring to himself in third person as ‘Uncle Jack’ when in meetings or addressing the company as a whole?

Here are some examples;

When in a meeting of senior managers he said “now let’s…

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First Time Ever
Our T-shits and words

Our T-shits and words

I finally did it!

I made it through my first 5K

Starting Line

Starting Line

38 minutes and it was all over

Despite the heatwave and the slippy mud patches courtesy of the torrential downpour in the early hours.

Admittedly, I had to walk some of the uphill bits and just 200m from the finish line my lungs were burning so badly I wanted to give up.

It was not to be though as the amazing…

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The Office part 2

The Office part 2

Like mosquitoes trapped in a bottle
Buzzing, bumping against glass
Suffocating slowly

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The Office (part 1)

Like a rudderless boat Swirling in the choppy waters Losing cargo The captain on deck Yelling at the waves to be still…

The Office (part 1)

Like a rudderless boat Swirling in the choppy waters Losing cargo The captain on deck Yelling at the waves to be still…

24 more Sleeps!

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That’s right!

Not long now until I run my first 5K race, with Inny and my friend Jen bringing up the rear (at a leisurely pace i’m sure).

I’m nervous. if I’m honest mostly about my time as I believe I can complete the race.

Impressively we are currently at 24% of the target amount we hope to face for Cancer relief!

Please visit our Just giving page below and donate if you can…………………. or pray…

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See It - Speak It

See It – Speak It

Today has started off badly. Work has been stressful for the last six months but I’ve been coping. The difficulties this morning are less about work stress and more about the effect last night’s BBC3 drama Murdered By My Boyfriend has had on my peace.

BBC3 Murdered By My Boyfriend

Murdered By My Boyfriend charts the four years leading up to the death of a 21 year old mother. It starts when the bubbly confident 17 year old…

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Through the curved mirror at the top of the @AMOrbit

Through the curved mirror at the top of the @AMOrbit

Theo & Inny running down the @AMObit

Theo & Inny running down the @AMObit

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www.loverofsaddness.net

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We march over paper mountains

White ruffles of our dreams

Scrunching underfoot

Clear and bright

They soften with every tear drop

And naught but pulp survives

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