One of the most difficult moments in the aftermath of my mother’s death was realising that we didn’t have space for — or want– many of the items of furniture she wanted to pass on to us.

I really hope I can avoid burdening my own children with that guilt.

Blogging since 2001, journalisting (which isn’t a word, but should be) since 1994, and sleep-deprived since 2012. Journalism lecturer, consultant and trainer.

Blogging since 2001, journalisting (which isn’t a word, but should be) since 1994, and sleep-deprived since 2012. Journalism lecturer, consultant and trainer.