Monthly Archives: October 2010

Hope Springs

Whew! The much dreaded mammoth day of tests is over. I left home at 5am (after waking stupidly early at 3am), savored the space, peace and free hot water (for my ginger tea) of First Class on the train to … Continue reading

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Finding some fun

I’ve just had my first appointment-free week in months. No trips to Manchester, no visits to the Western General, no scans of any kind, no nurse battling to get blood out of my recalcitrant veins, no fighting with the local … Continue reading

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Homage to Angelo

I’ve been feeling a bit low the last week, probably a combination of (in no particular order);  feeling tired; repeatedly slamming into an uncomfortable reality which hits me so hard it makes my nose bleed; the rancid toilet, floor swimming in urine, … Continue reading

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Hello to ‘The Christie’

I have been really moved by the comments and messages of support some of you have been posting on the site. To date I haven’t published these simply because a lot of the content has been quite private and some of you … Continue reading

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