The heat is on.
Time to seek some shade.
Find ways to stay cool, calm and collected.
I love the long, sunny days but I’m fazed and frazzled by heat-waves. Maybe you too?
It’s too hot to think straight, write eloquently (or much at all, truth be told) or be active in any way.
I’ve been taking a social media and blogging break which I desperately needed.
My health has been challenging for some time, with increased weakness, pain and fatigue, so rest and recuperation remain my top priority.
And as I recover some strength, pacing my ‘activities’ carefully, I want to just touch base with you as a way of making a gradual return to my usual routines.
I’m largely housebound with M.E and chronic illness, and going on holiday is a distant dream, but there’s no harm in taking myself there by the power of imagination.
Which is what I have done with the poetic summer snippets below that were written some time ago.
I share them now as a way to say “Hi. I’m still here”, even though I may be struggling with feeling further flattened by the heat and humidity we have now in the UK!
You are not forgotten and I miss our conversations here.
Hope the weather is suiting you, wherever you are, and you can make the most of warm, sunny days.
With blessings and love until we meet again. Xx 🙂
Solid clumps of
hot blades of
The park abounds in
Frozen marrows of
blinks at frequent
They stir softly in
Deadened senses of
focusing on nothing
to ~ inactivity