“Hmmmm it’s a shame,” the doctor says, frowning, as he looks at my new mastectomy scar. “It’s healed up well, apart from those corners.” The ends of the scar are red, raised and oozing pus. “So, I know it’s not terrible,” I say. “But I don’t see the plastic surgeon and the nurses till Wednesday, […]
1. Have started a new blog: http://www.rapidcyclingwordpresscom.wordpress.com It’s not going to be anonymous and will be about bipolar, cycling and breast cancer. Am excited about it. 2. Have been clearing out wardrobe: some clothes and shoes and handbags are going to the Blue Cross to raise money for the pets. 3. Have a new pair […]
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This year am participating in Ginuary: a different gin-based drink for each day in January. Am not a detox fan and it’s the opposite of a detox. It’s also a fun, creative project and a friend does it too. Read about it here: Www.ginuary.com Started with a French 75 on New Year’s Eve: gin, champagne […]
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“Happy New Year. How were the cats?” The What’sApp message from HorseBoy appears when I switch on my phone this morning. He sent it at 00.14, which means that just after midnight he was thinking of me. Which is good. “Happy New Year! Had fun. You?” I…
“Do you know what this is, my lovely?” Seb says, gesturing at the television. “Ummmm,” I say. There’s Vanessa Redgrave and Emma Thompson clad in Edwardian gear: long skirts, velvet hats, high-necked blouses. It’s a period film but am not sure what. “It’s Howards End,” Seb says, sounding cheerful. “This is the film that made […]