Take Everyday as it Comes

I’m going to let you into a little secret about how I’ve got through the majority of the year. I stopped thinking long-term. We like to think long-term don’t we. Us humans. We have a picture in our heads about how our lives, in general, will turn out. We like to imagine what it will […]

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You’ve just got to get on with it

Until you are faced with the unimaginable you can’t comprehend ever having to deal with it. You hear, watch and read about awful, heartbreaking things happening to other people, other families, other people’s children. Illness, accidents, loss. If you’re like me, your heart hurts just thinking about it. Although you don’t fully understand what they’re […]

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Good weeks after tough.

It really is a rollercoaster. Life. When you think you have reached the lowest point, you’re hurtling towards a lower dip. When you have experienced a high you’re not sure this particular ride can get much higher, then it does ever so slightly. It’s so fast-moving with twists and turns you struggle to keep up. The […]

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Thanks for being D*cks

Chemo weeks are tough. Stating the obvious! They’re bloody horrific for Chris, and I don’t ever, ever dream of comparing how tough they are for me to what he goes through. They are nowhere near the same level. For me they’re mentally as well as physically tiring. I spend the week very tense, although I […]

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