Monthly Archives: April 2013


  Serendipity is one of my favourite words.  Someone once defined it for me as a happy accident and I love that idea. And I’ve encountered a massive bucket load of serendipity lately.  The thing that’s amazed me, since I started this blog, has been its reach.  I’ve had some amazing comments from people (and […]

We can all do something (even if we’re living with cancer while balancing on one leg)

I’ve often thought how strange it is that cancer gets so much attention and publicity.  Especially when there are so many other incurable medical conditions out there. Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s, Motor Neurone disease, Lupus, Alzheimer’s, many forms of disability…I could go on. So it somehow seems a little unfair as these can have the exact […]

Reality bites

  Al’s said he’s noticed some changes in me this last week or so. Apparently I look a little bit paler, which I find hard to compute, as I’m pretty damn pale already.  I must be like one of those trendy paint colours – “whiter than white”.  He also thinks I look tired, which I’m […]