MT McGuire Books

The downside of making progress

Posted October 13, 2018 and visited 11167 times, 10 so far today

Just a quick one today. I’m sitting in a cafe, drinking an enormous bucket of hot chocolate while I while away an hour before McMini’s harvest service. Very important I go to this one as Scion has a speaking part! Woot. There will also be a Hymn I Know, apparently, so I must make sure I am in a position to sing loudly without causing […]

Chin up lass

Posted May 5, 2018 and visited 4752 times, 5 so far today

There is a popular trope that being happy is just a state of mind. It’s a little more complicated than that, I suspect but I think there is something in the idea that trying to cultivate a positivity of outlook can help. For me it’s definitely about noticing things. Noticing the smell of hyacinths from the flower bed beside our back […]

How not to do things number 53: Parenting #badparent

Posted November 18, 2017 and visited 2515 times, 5 so far today

Another parenting cock up from M T McGuire

Real Life is not like films.

Posted July 7, 2013 and visited 4621 times, 3 so far today

You know in films where some bloke runs in and shouts, “They’re beating up thingwot, come and help” and everyone gets up and runs with him to the rescue? Yeh well that doesn’t happen in real life. This post is about what does…