Writer, Tae Kwon-Do Instructor, Gardener, Care Worker, Maker of Soups and Syrups
Them and Us.
I live on the perimeter of a backwater hamlet where people tend to be in Venn diagram groups of ‘my family has evolved from this ground,’ ‘my family expelled me for being a wizard,’ ‘my family home is stately,’ and ‘my family home is this Wellington boot.’
As this year began we were not entirely baffled to discover it had not brought a great change of fortune. We are metaphorical oligarchs…
The trip out had been put on hold, while the storm was belting. The sky was getting darker.