Creating a village

They say “it takes a village to raise a child….. “What does that mean? People interpret this in various ways, here’s my own understanding… 1) Raising children is tough, don’t try go it all alone! – Ask for help…offer help! In olden days big joint families or clans were the norm. In our modern world,Continue reading “Creating a village”

Belonging – community

Until recently I had never heard of the British journalist & author, Julia Baird. Wanting to listen to a non-fiction audio book I stumbled upon Phosphorescence, read by the author herself. In her own words Baird has said: “We write to be able to put our arms around another person.Writing this book has shown meContinue reading “Belonging – community”