The Box and the Purple Chair

I’m collecting stories about mothers. I have a purple armchair and a small wooden box engraved with the words, ‘tell me about your mother’. A little over a year ago, I began asking people to sit in the purple chair … Continued


It’s just a letter.… But to me this ‘k’ is much more … I know my son is growing up (he’s 10 now), and I know that I’m not the centre of his world anymore. I’m used to seeing the … Continued

Tell Me About Your Mother

  I look at my 10 year old son, and I wonder….. –       Did I say the right thing? –       Did I do the right thing? –       How did I react? –       What will he remember? –       Did he understand … Continued