by Bomb Shell

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December 12, 2017

It's Really Happening

I had a call from my solicitor yesterday. Contracts have exchanged! Completion is taking place on Friday! I can hardly believe it’s finally happening. I’ve booked my last half day of annual leave...

September 20, 2017

House Stuff Continued

It’s been ages since I wrote in here. I’ve been soooo busy and had no time! Well, I went on holiday with Dave and did nothing for a week, which I very definitely needed, but I’ll write about that...

August 23, 2017

General Update

House Update The house sale is still going ahead so far. Almost four weeks and the buyer hasn’t pulled out, which I keep expecting to happen as an eternal pessimist. Myself, Annette and Jim have...

August 01, 2017

This could be exciting

The estate agent have just called me and said they’ve had an offer on the house and the man is all ready to go with the cash, paperwork and everything. I’ve told them I would accept it but, unfor...

June 23, 2017


I can’t describe how angry I am right now. I had an offer on the house, accepted it, the people went into the estate agents with their ID and mortgage details, excited to move in as they have alr...

February 13, 2017

Being a Grown Up

All of our systems at work are broken today so I can’t do anything. Oh joy, I was planning to use my early starts this week to catch up on all my planned work as I’ve had no time the last couple ...

January 21, 2017


I had a bit of a clear out today. I was feeling strong so I’ve bagged up some of Jay’s clothes. All of his pants and socks are in a bin bag in the bin. There are three bin bags of his clothes whi...

December 17, 2016


So it was my work Christmas party on Thursday. Free meal, free bar and free night in a hotel including breakfast. I’m not sure what sort impression I’ve been giving of myself at work but everyone...

December 12, 2016

Moving House

I’ve started looking at rental properties and have made appointments to look at two next week. As I have two days off work, I suppose I should make the most of it and start looking. I’ve put the ...

December 08, 2016

O Captain My Captain

The captain of my roller derby team has just sent me a very nice message. Currently, I’m on the B team and not eligible to play in any big official games such as the British Champs. Our B team is...

December 02, 2016


I want to write about something good, it’s about time I had a bit of good news as I’ve had enough bad things happen to last me a lifetime. Most of you already know this from Facebook but it needs...

November 07, 2016


I’ve started a new book here. All my previous entries over the last month have been in a friends only book entitled Jay. This new book is back to being public and I’ve entitled it Transition, as ...

Book Description

A book to document the transitional period of my life from when my fiancé died on 11th October 2016, moving on until I can begin with the next chapter.