Saturday Smiles

Computer Repair Caller : Hi, our printer is not working. Customer Service: What is wrong with it? Caller : Mouse is jammed. Customer Service: Mouse? … Printers don’t have a mouse!!! Caller: Mmmmm??.. Oh really? … I will send a picture. Have a malfunction and gremlin free weekend 😉  Raili Tanska Steps for Peace One … More Saturday Smiles

Echoes of Entry

Ta-dah !!! The entry way is finished. Finally.  Because it’s such a small space it’s impossible to show it all in one photo. But this is what you see when you open the front door.   TRH (The Retired Husband) has done a stirling job of polishing all the tarnished brass fittings. He even found … More Echoes of Entry


She sat watching me closely. Her eyes followed my every move.  If I went to another part of the house or outside she would follow me. By the end of the day she had grown tired and tried to second guess where I would head next. Finally, having grown too tired to bother following me, … More Missy

The Gift

There once lived an old man. Gentle by nature, he indeed was very old. A solitary person of no nomenclature.  No-one had bothered giving him a name. Including himself.  It did not seem important or necessary.  Living alone in the woods gave him the shelter and comfort he sought. As a young man, broken hearted, he … More The Gift

Sunday Serenity

 BIRTH She moved. She swayed in time to the cadence and beat of the rhythms drumming in her heart. Innocence was hers. As was beauty. ♥ Timeless, eternal, infinite. None dared question. Absorbed as she was she noticed nothing but the internal symphony, the music that swayed and moved her eternally. ♥ The swell, the … More Sunday Serenity

Saturday Smiles

Laugh heartily – it’s the weekend! Raili Tanska Steps for Peace Keep everything in perspective, take a deep breath and think peaceful thoughts – David Baird


Gelotology? Huh? What is it? Ellen will explain it – it’s good for you   The winner of the 2016 Darwin Awards (The Darwin Awards are a tongue-in-cheek honour, originating in Usenet newsgroup discussion around 1985. They recognise individuals who have supposedly contributed to human evolution by selecting themselves  out of the gene pool via … More Gelotology