Lessons in Mindful Living Using Illustrated Journalling

These days of Covid’s 2nd wave are teaching me lessons that I need to learn, many of them for the ump-teenth time. I am very fortunate to be healthy and comfortably retired, so I am not trying to balance working from home with childcare, eldercare or health concerns. And I am not worrying about whereContinue reading “Lessons in Mindful Living Using Illustrated Journalling”

Life Lessons – an illustrated journal

The watercolour sketches that follow are from an illustrated journal that I kept during the last year or so of my mother’s life. It was the last year of a complicated, intense and often challenging relationship. For as long as I could remember our family life had been heavily weighted down by mental health difficulties.Continue reading “Life Lessons – an illustrated journal”