Category Archives: Cancer

A word …

… for the year, a word to live by, a word to hold close, a word to remember when things get difficult, when things like my real life get gobbled up by my work and other such nonsense. A word … Continue reading

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Where did the time go?

Today I made Mum’s Christmas shortbread, a tradition now. Our Christmas’ would not be complete without it. Even two years ago as I struggled in pain recovering from the first of two operations after being diagnosed with “The Cancer” it … Continue reading

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So long …

…. since I have written. It is this thing, I do a writing course then suddenly think i cannot write … so I don’t. But today … I am driven to write because today that horrid feeling has returned to … Continue reading

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Writing …

… hmmm am wondering what needs to be the end of this sentence. Writing … is something I am really good at. Writing … away your emotions is useful. Writing … out your emotions works a treat to move on … Continue reading

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Happy … 

… happy, happy dance. Mammogram all clear! 

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Things appear …

… when you don’t expect them … they sneak up on you … as I wrote last night the anxiety has wandered in and out … about today’s mammogram mostly … … going into the clinic today I was reminded … Continue reading

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Anxiety is …

… a little fucker! It sneaks up on you, it hides undetected for days, weeks or months and then when you aren’t ready it pounces. It jumps onto your back and clings … dragging on you … it sneaks in … Continue reading

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Anxiety is …

… a sneaky thing … sometimes you don’t even know that it is there, it becomes so a part of your life … the stress of your life that you don’t intellectually know what is happening. However your body knows, … Continue reading

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I’m Back! (Sorry to leave you hanging)

Was great to read Kate’s post on her CancerCans blog – thank you Hels for pointing it out for me. Joy! Joy! Joy! Life should be about joy! Had to reblog! After 10 months of hardcore blogging…silence. Not a sound … Continue reading

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What “The Cancer” showed me …

The Cancer has shown me that I am loved. It has shown me the pure, unconditional love that my family and friends have for me. It has shown me that there are quite a few people who would be really … Continue reading

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