My dog, Missy, is a Pharaoh Hound, a breed that gained that name in England, when the governing dog show body decided to find a fancy name for the new hound, when it arrived from Malta.

In Malta, this breed was used by farmers to hunt rabbits, and I can…


My move from suburbs to country was one of the best things I’ve ever done!

The blue, blue sky, the trees, the pool, and so much space!

Since moving to the country I’ve come such a long way, from the low level public servant I once was … I’ve left the nine to five grind, become a mother, bred many lovely puppies…


As John Lennon sang in the well known song, many years back, ‘Life is what happens to you when you’re busy making other plans.’

Travelling byways, not highways, finding what means the most, in the least … (author’s photo)

Highways might be the path to the biggest things in life, career, winning at all cost, and so on, but sometimes the best things you will…


They didn’t? Hmm it must have been my brain talking …

Photo by Mike Kenneally on Unsplash

If there were no beans present, is it really coffee? …


I’ve only been here on Medium for half a year, and I’m not making anywhere near enough money to pay for a cup of coffee, with my words posted here …

Photo by Taisiia Shestopal on Unsplash

I know my writing isn’t necessarily going to get thousands of readers, I’m not focusing on that, I merely…


I’ve retired from working life, but today, I’ve been looking at something I’ve often thought might be my most suitable career choice, being a Life Coach.

Tell me your problem, I’ll find your solution!

I don’t know any life coaches, not personally anyway. I don’t think so anyway, and of course a good life coach wouldn’t prance around…


My husband and mentioned it to me, this morning, that he’d been successful at the online auction, and had to go to the auction house to pick up the two mannequin torso he’d ‘won’. I was going out too, and wasn’t sure when either of us would be home again.


The writing of that ‘thing’ you want to write, that is the hard part.

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Sometimes you see things in your day to day life that strike you deeply, and you feel a great need to write something, something profound, about what you saw, and how it made you feel, perhaps.


No, this is not going to be an article about the mental illness of Multiple Personality Disorder, or Dissociative identity disorder, as it is now known. …

Carolyn Cordon

Reader and writer, poetry, prose, blogging, and editor of a community newsletter. Life happens as I watch, and is my inspiration!

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