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You should have seen Heike the other day all excited holding a hand of ginger up and asking everyone: “Did you see this?”  ‘This’ was a tiny green shoot that had started to… Continue reading


I went upstairs early. I wanted  to hose down the windows before breakfast.  Through the glass I saw Pomi. He was sitting on the stool  looking out of the window, munching away on… Continue reading

Bird Watching

“Heike says I have gained weight. Rubbish. She shrank my pants but does  not want to admit it. In any case, I am not going to talk to her today. Up one size?… Continue reading

Up One Size

“What are you doing in the watering can?” ” Waiting for my clothes to be ready. What took you so long?’ Looking at Pomi in the watering can I had to pull myself… Continue reading

Picking Flowers

I did not sleep too well that night. Pomi had been right after all. There had been too much of everything in that salad.  Definitely too much salt. I had been up almost… Continue reading

Eating Out

“Pomi!” “What?” Sitting on a stained glass picture that was hanging in the window of my workroom Pomi  was dangling dangerously in the air. ” You still have not told me how you… Continue reading

A trip

” I am going to visit my daughter today and you are coming with me?” ” Says who”? ” Says I !” ” I don’t feel like going!” ” Oh come on. It… Continue reading

One yoga mat

One of my friends was concerned Pomi and I might get into each others way using the same yoga mat. I assured her there was nothing to worry about and that there is… Continue reading

Adho Mukha Svanasana

One of the good things about living in a place where the sun shines at least three hundred days a year is that you can almost always practice yoga outside in the early… Continue reading

Pomi the Poet

“And? Are you ready?” Pomi was sitting high up on my dress form conquering my attention.   ” How did you get up there?” I asked. ” Why do you want to know?”… Continue reading