Memory a Fickle Thing/Gedaechtnis eine wankelmuetige Sache

Happy Friday to you all despite everything. There are not many problems that I still have to deal with from my cancer treatment. My memory, however, is one of them that does not work properly anymore. It’s never been great. The story goes that when I was in kindergarten, my parents asked me with whom…… Continue reading Memory a Fickle Thing/Gedaechtnis eine wankelmuetige Sache

These melodies/Diese Melodien

Happy Poetry Friday, friends! A song can change a whole day both from good to bad and from horrible to lovely. But then there are these melodies that go deeper. They infiltrate your bones and your soul and you’ll never be the same after hearing them. That’s what I’m talking about: These melodies are calling…… Continue reading These melodies/Diese Melodien

My Demons/Meine Dämonen

Happy poetry Friday all. I hope you are well & the creative juices keep flowing. My inner demons have been fairly quiet since we are on our homesteading journey. However, here and there they raise their heads to check if all is still in place. Then I write them back to slumber 😁 My demonsYell…… Continue reading My Demons/Meine Dämonen

These Bitter Truths/ Diese Bitteren Wahrheiten

Happy Poetry Friday All. We hope you and yours are well and that you can enjoy a beautiful day. Have you ever felt utterly lonely because you knew stuff others did not understand. Or did not want to understand? I felt like this often but sometimes I can change them into magic words: These bitter…… Continue reading These Bitter Truths/ Diese Bitteren Wahrheiten

Nothing Seems To Work/Nichts Scheint Zu Funktionieren

Is it just us or is nothing currently simple and working? Whatever we try to do seems to have a snag, needs some extra information or stuff or simply breaks. The universe is certainly testing our patience. Nothing worksI take a breakWill I get there? Please stay safe, stay kind and remember: you rock! Sind…… Continue reading Nothing Seems To Work/Nichts Scheint Zu Funktionieren

Not Wanting To See/Nicht Sehen Wollen

Yesterday’s Holocaust Memorial Day quote brought back the realization of how easily we humans fall for propaganda. Many Germans after the war said “We didn’t know” but I assume what they meant was “We didn’t want to know,” because knowing is uncomfortable. Knowing asks us to act. Knowing asks for sacrifices of us. Knowing asks…… Continue reading Not Wanting To See/Nicht Sehen Wollen

Neighbours/ Nachbarn

🇬🇧 Good morning all, how are you on this new day? I hope only good things await you. I am busy with February’s “Love Is In Da Blog” event and still moving some boxes and other chores. Everything slowly feels like home especially as most people we meet are so happy we bring new life…… Continue reading Neighbours/ Nachbarn

Feeling Alive

Hello, all you lovely people. It is a pleasure to have you here and to read your blogs. I apologise for not always being around regularly but you are in my heart. I think moving here to Ireland is the biggest challenge we’ve ever faced. We have to come to terms with the limits of…… Continue reading Feeling Alive

Thank You 🙇

Blessed Sunday to you all. Thank you so much for being a part of “The Bee Writes…”. Thank you so much for your kind & encouraging words. Thank you so much for simply being here. I appreciate you deeply. Sharing our lives Is a blessing not in disguise Love & hugs for you all Please,…… Continue reading Thank You 🙇

Lovely Surprise

Good morning, good people of the blogosphere. How are you doing? I hope you and yours are well and that you do not have to fight adverse weather conditions. We are feeling a bit more relaxed but still a little overwhelmed. It is so much to do and we just don’t know where to start.…… Continue reading Lovely Surprise