About Me



I am Arlene

My name means “promise”

I am a 

Proud mom of two twenty-somethings

Semi-Retired English Teacher

Lover of books, chocolate and all things British

I am a

Storyteller, Wordsmith,

Wanderer, Dreamer


I found answers

on the finish line

at the foot of the cross

and under the African sun

I believe in 

Second chances

Happy ever after

and the basic good in all people