A letter to … my children, six years on from the separation

By: Juliet
On: Saturday, 30 November, 2013

The letter you always wanted to write

Planet Mum calling. I’d just like a few minutes of your time if I can tear you away from laptops, mobile phones and other assorted pieces of electronic wizardry. It would be fair to say that we have typical family exchanges: “How was your day?”


“What did you do at school?”


I know, though, that lurking beneath the surface are three intelligent, interesting and rapidly maturing minds. I love it when we sit around the dinner table and chat. I mean really chat, about world news, the latest films and why so-and-so had Irn Bru poured …read more

Source: Life and style: Divorce | theguardian.com