On Being Heard

Do you find it difficult to be heard?  I am not a person who enjoys loud noise, parties or loud people, nor for that matter neither am I person who has brilliant ideas at a moment’s notice.  Sometimes I find myself being a little envious of those people who seem to pop with brilliance given a moment’s notice.  It’s not that…

Beyond the School Gate

About this time I became aware of events taking place in the world. The girls in Primrose Dorm were agog when Patricia returned from weekend exeat (leave) with the story of Christine Keeler who was, apparently, having ‘affairs’ with British politicians. ‘What is an affair?’ we wanted to know. ‘She had sex with all kinds…