My new book “Midlife Solo” will be published by Mosaic Press later this year. Stay tuned!

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what I bought and what bloomed etc.

A garden peony – as pretty as can be

A Cabbagetown house, around the corner, with a spectacular front garden – Monet would approve
La dame aux out of focus camellias
What I bought second-hand today, please forgive the terrible picture: a laundry basket for my son, a Ted Lapidus shirt for a friend, a white HandM shirt for another friend, a Jones New York baby doll nightgown and a Fila gym top, for me:
cost $24.00; time, 24 minutes. Too slow! Oh, and a Michael Morpurgo young adult book – he wrote “War Horse” and I admire his work enormously.
I am seriously addicted. Help.



One response to “what I bought and what bloomed etc.”

  1. How have a love of family, there are flower, grass, everything is so vital.

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