Posts filed in letters to my children 2013-14

I fight being sad, lonely and depressed and give up counselling

Posted Sunday July 30, 2017 by Hazel Durbridge

It’s sad to read my letters back and realise how sad I was and fighting depression.  Christmas 2014 was a difficult time for me. Some of it manifested itself in...

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friends offer support in giving up men

Posted Tuesday July 25, 2017 by Hazel Durbridge

It was so funny (but also sort of horrible) that you and I are currently undergoing an equal debilitating obsession with men – identifying suitable ones and fantasising about them!...

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a tour guide crisis and health and safety on Indian trains

Posted Sunday July 23, 2017 by Hazel Durbridge

FB has been sending not very nice emails as though criticising me more is going to make me go running back. I did try to unpick what happened on the...

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you don’t need to be envious of anyone

Posted Tuesday July 18, 2017 by Hazel Durbridge

I am learning that you don’t need to be envious of anyone. Note I am not saying I don’t have fleeting feelings, but then get to rationalise myself out of...

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a salute to practical men

Posted Sunday July 16, 2017 by Hazel Durbridge

I had a fairly standard week.  Work-wise I have a number of new contacts which are gathering momentum.  FB appeared Wednesday night and stopped me going for a drink with FP and...

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