The Concept of Future in Memory

The Magic of Memory, encouraging thoughts from Social Bridge blog.

SOCIAL BRIDGE ~ Jean Tubridy connecting with you from Ireland

It’s almost  a week now since I read an excellent article by Julia Molony entitled ‘ Breaking Bragg’  in last week’s Life Supplement of the Sunday Independent here in Ireland.

It relates to Melvyn Bragg whose  stunning book, The Adventure of English,  had totally engaged me a few years ago. I confess that I knew little or nothing about Melvyn Bragg’s life until I read the article last weekend and one particular point that he made in the interview has been rattling around in my head all week.

He was talking about the death of his mother at the age of 95, almost a year ago,  and the article ends as follows:

And, of course, there is great future in memory, he goes on. ” My mother is secure, in the future, in my memory. And she’ll be secure in my children’s memories. And  although she might fade in…

View original post 131 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

ALEPOLL'S ART

Artwork and Illustrations by Alessandra Pollicini

The Book Addict's Guide to MBTI:

Literary, Historical & Fictional MBTI

Business Storytelling Tips

By Christoph Trappe

Jack Monroe

The #1 budget recipe website

Wildly and Dangerously Free

When Map and Terrain Differ.... Follow the Terrain

The Alchemist's Studio

Raku pottery, vases, and gifts

spanishwoods

thoughts from the forest

Mark All My Words

First-Person Nature + Culture Photojournalism

Luna

Pen to paper.

EmerDBlog

Arts,Entertainment and Lifestyle from a Northern Irish perspective.

The Good Son

Paul McVeigh

daisy chains & headspace

a place for my words

Life in Yellows

Aren't songs of grief lullabies to the lost?

Tastes of Health

Passionate about Health, Fitness and easily prepared Delicious Food

Life...Take 2

I hope that someone sees this page and decides not to give up...

Rachel

A New Zealander living in Scotland who loves cargo bikes

lifesfinewhine

Beauty Blogger + Lifestyle Blogger+ Food Blogger+ Travel Blogger+ Recipe Blogger

The Circus Gardener's Kitchen

seasonal vegetarian recipes with a side helping of food politics

Praying for Eyebrowz

Doing the best I can with what I have

Authentically Vegan

Serving up authenticity with a side of veganism

Frances V. Hayton, BSc. N. Med, mFNTP

Nourish your body, Renew your health, Love your life!

Sweet & Sorrel

Healthy, Caribbean-inspired recipes.

Jim Maney's Blog

Scene on My Way

Glen Wilson

Poet and Musician

Rails, Whales and Tales

Because the journey itself is the destination

Evelyn Dar

A gay lady writing about gay ladies

Life Stories and Beyond

Our Bodies. Our Families. Our Lives. We all have stories we should share. We're more alike than we know.

RTW Roxy

A girl travelling around the world on a motorcycle.

Squeak of a Nuthatch

Witnessing the Wonderment of Nature

A Wee Bit About Global Health

What two years in the India, Nigeria, Sri Lanka and one year in the classroom has taught me

Loving Mental Health

We All Have Mental Health

The Business of Sport

The Business of Sport

Satyagraha Media

making a difference with a polite insistence on truth

Object Relations

"A Word of Substance"

The Art of Blogging

For bloggers who aspire to inspire

Life of Chaz

Exploring What Captivates, Inspires, and Intrigues Us.

John Broderick Writer In Residence 2018-19

at Athlone Library, Westmeath

Code Navy

Let's Keep Talking

Riot Material

Art. Word. Thought.

interests of a quiet taoist

a friendly ordinary human & philosophical nobody. interested in the meaningful, nature of pragmatic virtue & better environments.

The Bibliophagist

Reviewing young adult, new adult, and romance since 2013.

%d bloggers like this: