Life begins at 60?
Since I retired I have become a writer, flower arranger,judge for Yorkshire in Bloom assisted in and presented on a local radio station, volunteer on an allotment for adults with disabilities and help to run a social enterprise with profits going to mental health charities etc etc
I live in West Yorkshire and spend much of the summer at the Yorkshire coast.
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Ghost story which ended up a fairy tale
Taking up Loren's challenge to compost a 100 word ghost story, I came up with this hardly scary piece!
Jade pursued her dog through
the woods.Dusk was
falling so time to get home, not that anyone would even care.
Suddenly, she came across an illuminated Christmas tree with
coloured baubles, a star atop and a wrapped present beneath; the kind of tree
she always wished for.
“To Jade: for being a
good and polite child”, said the gift label.Evidently not this Jade whose mother called her selfish and a nuisance.Sighing, she hurried home with her dog.
Imagine Jade’s joy on Christmas morning finding that present.Neither Jade nor her mother knew who had put
Wall to wall sunshine, private beach and pool - what not to like! We liked playing in the sea when the waves were high with the grandchildren's inflatables, watching from the balcony with the binoculars, eating out .....