Speccy. A blogging good friend. A tireless campaigner for those with rare diseases. A humorist, a realist, someone who misses her mum who died it seems only a short while ago. A mother of two beautiful girls and the wife of a man who ran with the Olympic torch. Never for want of the right words to express something. Fiona is a rare and special human being. I talk the talk, but she does that and walks the walk too. Read and enjoy.
When I’ve had to make choices about energy, oft times blogging has lost out. I went to the Titanic Belfast, to the Warhol exhibition at the new Arts Centre, the Revealed government art exhibition at the Ulster Museum. When the painter was here, I moved to the Linenhall Library to read worthy rare disease papers. I had thoughts about these places and events, and leaflets full of supporting information to enthrall you. I found the leaflets when I was tidying up for the bookclub arriving on Friday.
Oops. So much for the thoughtful, erudite posts I was going to write (it seems I do have an imagination after all…)
Titanic was grand, but I wouldn’t go again. Warhol was wonderful fun and I did go again. Revealed was really interesting and worth seeing. If my brain worked I’d have bought the book which had all the pics and all…
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Once again, a flurry of catching up, Kate, and here I find your sad story of Clive, and your happy adventures with Al and the princesses and the teacher who is what all teachers should be – and this, a great reblogging event to start my weekend.
I’m so sorry about Bond, and will hope you see his return. Sometimes, they do. Here’s a big hug from across the pond.
Thanks, Penny x
Kate, thank you – I hardly recognise myself! I’m very chuffed 😉
Its amazing what we don’t see about ourselves. It does to hold the mirror up every now and then 🙂 Thank YOU for your support.
Another fine pick, Kate.
I love my visits to Fiona, Nancy 🙂
Well said Kate!
🙂 Thanks, Jim!
Fiona is a dear–on every level! Lovely, Kate.