Category Archives: Cancer

Did they …

… arrive? Am sitting with a fair bit of anxiety at the moment, it hits me and sits like rocks in my stomach, weighing me down. I know what it is about, I thought it was a specific work thing … Continue reading

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What to …

… write … yesterday I was meandering through Instagram as is my want … there was a photo with news that no one who has had cancer wanted to see. But what to write …. because it isn’t about me … Continue reading

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So today …

… I went to a memorial service for a 49 year old woman who I knew, she was a parent of students at my previous school. It was a celebration of who she was but also terribly sad. Twenty seven … Continue reading

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Imagine if …

… you had a Pensive like Dumbledore … still sometimes I claw at words, grasping, trying to retrieve them from somewhere in my mind. I know they are there somewhere, I have used them before in different circumstances so they … Continue reading

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Are you …

… as safe now as you were before your diagnosis? What an interesting question … Before a thought is complete or a sentence fully uttered my brain flies into action, protecting …  It was there hiding, lurking, growing, moving …  … Continue reading

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Magic …

… and don’t you forget it!

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The options …

… what actually happened and what I would advise others to do based on what happened … if that makes sense. Rocking backwards and forwards, just sitting, not doing anything, not going to work, not doing anything but worry, fret … Continue reading

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