Category: family

A photo for June 2014

I know, I know … this is a terrible shot. But that’s not important. I took this from the balcony of The Brook, a live music venue in Southampton, last June. I’d managed to...

A photo for May 2014

I didn’t take this photo. It was taken decades before I was born, and shows my mother as a young woman. She’s seated on the far left of the picture. I don’t know who...

Love and marriage

Love and marriage

I don’t want to live in a society where discrimination is hard-wired into the institutions that surround us. I don’t. It’s as simple as that. I don’t want to be discriminated against, and I...

Lost and found

Lost and found

I lost something recently. It doesn’t matter what. It doesn’t matter when. Not for the purposes of this post anyway. At some point or other we all lose something that’s important to us –...