Tag Archives: shock

Strange times

After a few celebratory posts about living, I need to return to the sleep apnoea saga… I know some of you are avidly awaiting the next instalment. However, first, I want to share something strange… Having returned my jet pack-styled … Continue reading

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Tuesday morning rolled in with a new, faint sense of excitement as finally I was going to my first counselling appointment with Mandy at the Maggies Centre that morning, and that afternoon I would be starting a PTLLS course (Preparing … Continue reading

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Shock, collapse… to curious surrender

Of course, I couldn’t fully take it in. What????? MYELOMA?! What is that? What has it to do with me? Cancer? Death? Illness? Disability? Disease? Forever? Incurable? They had let me go home on Sunday night – a night off! … Continue reading

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First, a bit of history…

Summer 2010 I experienced a lot of upper/middle backache which seemed to move around. As soon as one ache disappeared, another appeared elsewhere. At the same time, my appetite was decreasing more and more and I am someone who really … Continue reading

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