Why it’s ok to stop

This month’s blog is late, but for good reason. When something happens, something deep and changing, it’s difficult to focus. Difficult to concentrate. As someone that writes for a living every day, writes for pleasure, writes for the sheer love of it – I’ve barely set a word down in a month. And that’s ok….

Daisies

A little reminder that things are always growing, even when you don’t expect it:   Old Age Sitting silent still. Low to earth, resting old bones. The daisies still grow. © Caroline Hardaker 2016 I wrote this haiku years ago and it was shared on a large poetry website. The website had technical difficulties and…