Tag Archives: childhood

How to Have a Happy Family

happy-family, Time Magazine, Fun with Depression, Satire
Image courtesy of http://www.time.com

I stumbled across an article today with a rather audacious title : How To Have A Happy Family – 7 Tips Backed By Research. The article included a picture of a typical happy family, which you can see above.  Just look at this family. They’re having a whale of a time.  Continue reading How to Have a Happy Family

A Soundtrack to the Ageing Process

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For this week’s writing challenge, we’re asking you to explore what age means to you. (Weekly Writing Challenge: Golden Years)

Continue reading A Soundtrack to the Ageing Process

Dragon Loyalty Award

dragons-loyalty-award (1) Blog Award, Fun with Depression

Thanks very much to Cancer is Not Pink for nominating me for the Dragon Loyalty Award. It was very kind of you. I can only imagine that this is an expression of exotic, fiery and mystical admiration and/or a project to raise awareness about blogging dragons. Either way it’s all good stuff. Continue reading Dragon Loyalty Award

Gretel confronts her difficult childhood

Hansel and Gretel, Children's Stories for Adults, Fun with Depression
Front Cover: ‘Hansel and Gretel’ LadyBird Tales (2008)

In this story, we catch up with Gretel (child-star of ‘Hansel and Gretel’) as an adult, as she is forced to come to terms with her difficult childhood. Continue reading Gretel confronts her difficult childhood