Communicate to Connect.

We are going to discuss communication. Clear communication; communication for connection and understanding, it is vital in almost every area of life but, my goodness, how often do we misunderstand, misconnect and misconstrue words! There are five levels of communication, both for the words we speak and the level at which we listen, so we […]

Poetry, Prose and Parable.

Father’s Day I have been thinking about my Father this past week. On Friday August 31st 2001 he passed from this life and two days later, the first Sunday in September, it was our first Father’s Day without him. The following day at 12.00 noon we celebrated his life; if you knew my father you […]

Poetry, Prose and Parable.

sombre adjective UK: serious, sad, and without humour or entertainment: sombre atmosphere/voice/face The funeral was a sombre occasion. I left them in a sombre mood.dark and plain:He wore a sombre black suit. https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/sombre One day when covering a Senior Biology class for supervision, we had a technology failure and could not follow the teacher’s instructions for the lesson. So I asked the students to work quietly on any subject they wished, my only […]

Poetry, Prose and Parable.

Pot of Gold! and RAINBOWS So for today just a couple of small poems to finish of the rainbow theme of recent posts. RAINBOWS poetry by Estelle D© 2020 Rainbows Always Indicate New Beginnings Overshadow Weeping and Sorrows. Pot of Gold poetry by Estelle D.© 2020 At the end of the rainbow there’s a pot […]

Poetry, Prose and Parable.

I’ve been drinking from my saucer. I haven’t written for a couple of weeks, but my goodness, a lot has been happening. I have renewed my WordPress account for another year and renewed my wayleadsontoway.life blog domain and we have had loads to celebrate. My son and his wife and two little grandies arrived from […]

Poetry, Prose and Parable.

Dancing Rainbows. It only happens at one time of the year; and this is it. The rising eastern sun has to be in just the perfect spot to beam through the sun catcher crystals hanging at the kitchen window and fill the kitchen walls and ceilings with rainbows. When you make the crystals swing, the […]

Poetry, Prose and Parable.

To this point, it has been a productive day. I have prayed, read the weekend paper, had telephone conversations with two of my adult offspring, spoken with our oldest granddaughter to wish her a happy birthday, seasoned my new stainless steel frying pan with coconut oil, pottered in the garden, picked fresh organic produce, planted […]