Tuesday, 6th Jul 2010

Today I had been thinking about my past again. I do that whenever I make new friends, as if I want them to feel sorry for me and give me a pat on my back for having turned out fine. Is this what they call self pity?

Sunday, 4th Jul 2010

Today I sat on the toilet at 6:30am and had a zen moment. The birds were wonderful. Perhaps I should do this more often.

Saturday, 3rd Jul 2010

Today Peter drove me to B&Q to get gardening supplies for the last time before he leaves for Plymouth. I was grouchy and impossible to please.

Tuesday, 29th Jun 2010

Today I was too tired to go out after work, so I lay in bed and played Go on my iPad instead.

Monday, 28th Jun 2010

Today I met up with friends to celebrate Monika's last day at work and her birthday. Peter was away at Plymouth viewing flats.

Wednesday, 23rd Jun 2010

Today I received a free iPad from Torchbox and a TomTom sat nav which I had bought. The iPad made me happy, and the TomTom made me want to kill someone.

Monday, 21st Jun 2010

Today was summer solstice. We worked on the allotment till late and saw a beautiful sunset.

Saturday, 19th Jun 2010

Today we started work on my allotment. I felt bad killing the 'weeds'. Gardening for now seems to be mostly about killing.

Thursday, 17th Jun 2010

Today I was exhausted from work and all the excitement of the week, and so I stayed at home (to read the gardening books) while Peter went out to meet our Oxford Flickr friends.