Five.

5 o’clock. Feeding time. I’m determined none will go to waste, so I shovel wriggly spaghetti down my throat with unprecedented haste. I continue to gather pace with every successive noisy slurp, and dad tries in vain to conceal a smile with every consequential burp. Without warning I lose interest, the plate has become my…

Turtle thoughts

His mind awash with scrupulous thoughts, dad took me to my swimming lesson with my favourite turtle tots.  In a splash of song and vibrant routine my dad was soon immersed, Jakki’s enthusiasm was infectious and his apprehension was soon dispersed. With a creative splish following an entertaining splosh, every moment was a thrill, who…

My mum and I

Wherever we go mum and I walk in sync, she knows what I know, she thinks what I think. I copy her every move, I mirror her every stride, I savour every second I get to spend by her side.  My mum is my inspiration and I am her biggest fan, behind us dad walks…

Things that go purr in the night

Holy crap dad, I’ve turned into a cat, I know you said Halloween would be spooky but I never expected that. I went to bed in pyjamas and woke up in upholstered fur, I’m only just learning to talk and now I’ll have to learn to purr. My ears are very pointy, I have whiskers…