Monthly Archives: April 2011

Welcome home?

The deed is done. Last Sunday, Mum began a new life in a residential care home a few miles from her home of 32 years. My sister and I had spent the┬áprevious week convincing each other we were doing the … Continue reading

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The Good Son?

I feel dreadful – the lowest of the low. My sister and I have made the decision we have long feared. Mum is going in to a care home, ostensibly for respite care, but almost certainly for good. Her last … Continue reading

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Home Thoughts from Abroad

My wife and I have been in Sri Lanka on holiday. As well as experiencing the sights and sounds of a fascinating country, the break afforded me some time to reflect. Before we travelled, I compiled an illustrated guide to … Continue reading

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