What does God want me to do?

What does God want me to do? https://wordpress.com/post/auntyuta.com/1297 Last Sunday at Mass I was confronted with the above question. As it happened it was a day when I was in quite a bit of physical pain. The pain didn’t start out to be really bad. I would be all right walking to church, so IContinue reading “What does God want me to do?”

Private: Uta’s Diary

auntyutaDiary, Life in Australia, Old Age  Saturday, 25th of April 2020, 5AM Everyone has by now some idea about the Coronavirus. It definitely has brought a lot of changes to our lives. How will all this end? Nobody knows for sure. We may have some ideas how it might end. However we cannot really know it, notContinue reading “Private: Uta’s Diary”

The Virus and our Daughter Gaby

auntyutaLife in Australia, Memories, Old Age  April 14, 2021 4 Minutes Peter and I had a daughter who caught the poliomyelitis virus in 1961, that is she became sick on her 4th birthday. She was soon totally paralysed, was given artificial respiration and was unconscious for many months. The doctors did not expect her to stay alive. So, whenContinue reading “The Virus and our Daughter Gaby”

Diary

Honestly, I feel I am on my very last leg now! Daughter Gaby had really made the most of her life from the age of four when she was afflicted with Polio. Because of a batch of faulty vaccines she had not been able to be vaccinated. So she ended up with severe breathing difficultiesContinue reading “Diary”

Confessions by Trent Lewin

and Confessions by Uta Hannemann Writing is hard. For me, it takes a lot out, because I’m pouring so much energy in. It’s okay to wonder why you’re doing that, when so few people really pay attention. They’re your words, after all. Crafted by you, and yet it seems so irrelevant. I think it’s okayContinue reading “Confessions by Trent Lewin”

Stark reality of a two-tiered Australian society sinks in. By Cameron Stewart.

Cameron Stewart says, that the unvaccinated at some point will have to be reintegrated into mainstream life. I am going to get my second vaccination with Astra Zeneca on Sunday, 17th of October 2021. A few days ago I turned 87. Of course, at my age, I am not free of underlying health conditions. And,Continue reading “Stark reality of a two-tiered Australian society sinks in. By Cameron Stewart.”

A Great Week

Tuesday was the 21st of September, my birthday. I did not only have a Great Day, but also a great week. It reminded me of my 80th birthday in 2014, when I was celebrating for days on end. I had another look at what I wrote in September of 2014 and 2015, and decided toContinue reading “A Great Week”

September 2021 Diary

Today is Saturday. In two weeks it is going to be the first Saturday in October! First there are still a dozen days in September left. At the beginning of November Caroline and Matthew may be able to finally visit me again! I have not seen them since the 16th of May, when we wereContinue reading “September 2021 Diary”