Category: elderly

Magic

From “on line” Dictionary – magic “/ˈmadʒɪk/Submit noun 1. the power of apparently influencing events by using mysterious or supernatural forces. “suddenly, as if by magic, the doors start to open” ****************** The first page of my Book of Shadows which was started in… Continue Reading “Magic”

Magic

From “on line” Dictionary – magic “/ˈmadʒɪk/Submit noun 1. the power of apparently influencing events by using mysterious or supernatural forces. “suddenly, as if by magic, the doors start to open” ****************** The first page of my Book of Shadows which was started in… Continue Reading “Magic”

Magic

From “on line” Dictionary – magic “/ˈmadʒɪk/Submit noun 1. the power of apparently influencing events by using mysterious or supernatural forces. “suddenly, as if by magic, the doors start to open” ****************** The first page of my Book of Shadows which was started in… Continue Reading “Magic”

EVERY DAY IN EVERY WAY I AM BETTER AND BETTER

In my nursing days I was objectively aware that frustration and being treated with contempt  was/is an issue for the elderly and disabled (for patients; residents; clients) I have always treated people with respect regardless of disability; race; age; sex; sexual preference; religion etc. A… Continue Reading “EVERY DAY IN EVERY WAY I AM BETTER AND BETTER”

MID WINTER

It is Mid Summer here = Litha and Mid Winter – Yule  in the northern hemisphere. The Wheel Of The Year: pagan festivals celebrating the seasons:  solstices and equinoxes. When the Romans and Christianity took over they could not get rid of these festivals:… Continue Reading “MID WINTER”

ELDER’S LIBERATION

. It is time for Elders Liberation! Before the Industrial Revolution one’s status went up with one’s age. Elders were respected! Post-Industrial Revolution we see new things as good and old things as no good and this transfers to people. My generation brought about… Continue Reading “ELDER’S LIBERATION”

EVERY DAY IN EVERY WAY I AM BETTER AND BETTER

In my nursing days I was objectively aware that frustration and being treated with contempt  was/is an issue for the elderly and disabled (for patients; residents; clients) I have always treated people with respect regardless of disability; race; age; sex; sexual preference; religion etc. A… Continue Reading “EVERY DAY IN EVERY WAY I AM BETTER AND BETTER”

EVERY DAY IN EVERY WAY I AM BETTER AND BETTER

In my nursing days I was objectively aware that frustration and being treated with contempt  was/is an issue for the elderly and disabled (for patients; residents; clients) I have always treated people with respect regardless of disability; race; age; sex; sexual preference; religion etc. A… Continue Reading “EVERY DAY IN EVERY WAY I AM BETTER AND BETTER”

THANKS TO THE FLOWER POWER GENERATION

The late Olivia Newton -John was a few months older than me Someone I admired She was talented caring and kind The younger generation cannot understand how difficult it would have been for her in the early days of her career to be taken… Continue Reading “THANKS TO THE FLOWER POWER GENERATION”

MID WINTER

It is Mid Winter here = YULE and Mid Summer  -LITHA –  in the northern hemisphere. The Wheel Of The Year: pagan festivals celebrating the seasons:  solstices and equinoxes. When the Romans and Christianity took over they could not get rid of these festivals:… Continue Reading “MID WINTER”