A was an Apple Pie

A was an apple pie B bit it. C cut it. D dealt it. … and so on The rhyme goes back at least to the eighteenth century and has always intrigued me -all those verbs, all those things to be done with an apple pie. Sandy Brownjohn suggests the alphabet as a manageable frame … Continue reading A was an Apple Pie

These are my hands

Where would we be without our hands? When I have lots of things to think about, I always find that I suddenly need to keep my hands busy to somehow help my mind work through all my thoughts. I often knit or crochet or just stroke my dog's fluffy tummy. Throughout the day, we turn … Continue reading These are my hands