Category Archives: facing the unknown

One year on….

I have had to really think long and hard about posting these next two episodes in this story of mine. 98% of me says I shouldn’t. That teeny 2% of me says that perhaps it will be useful to someone, … Continue reading

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The strangest day… (II)

The emotional bit…………… So results day yesterday, good news….much better than I could have hoped for and so we returned home. Now if I thought any of my previous posts were difficult to write, really they don’t even begin to … Continue reading

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(Part 1 of 2) Pride comes before………

…….. that horrible moment when you realise that perhaps you had not been dealing with things as well as you had previously thought… I think I may tell this tale in 2 or perhaps even 3 parts. Yes, I think … Continue reading

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In 2 weeks………

The week of the 6th of September is going to be one of the most important weeks of my life…..if not ‘the‘ most important. For two very different reasons, and if you don’t mind I shall only briefly mention the … Continue reading

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Before…..

This and the next post were written during a sleepless post-surgery night whilst heavily dosed on morphine. They are unedited apart from correcting the horrendous spelling mistakes caused by tiredness combined with a tiny qwerty keyboard…. Beware…..holy melancholy batman! From … Continue reading

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Waiting….

Oh gosh, the most difficult thing about this whole process is the gaps inbetween ‘things happening’. Last Friday I had my ‘pre-surgery’ appointments at the hospital. Tis now¬†Monday and on Wednesday I go for surgery – a ‘Wilhamina-ectomy’ and also … Continue reading

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