Last week I wrote a post admitting that due to illness I had not written a word all week. Unfortunately, due to the same reason, the situation remains the same and no more words have been written. However, I am feeling slightly better now and there will be a short time tomorrow when I’ll be … Read moreThe Disorder Has a Name
Sometimes I laugh at my own wit. Not often, mind you, because I’m told my sense of humour is sick – and that doesn’t mean great and wonderful, it means the old fashion “sick” (totally rotten). But I think the people who say that are all weird in the head. Anyway, let me get back … Read moreHealth: The Ups and the Downs
Fifteen months ago, I moved away. Away from everything and everyone I knew. Away from my place of work, my family, my friends and the city that I called home. And in some ways, I moved away from civilisation. I did it for no other reason than to buy a house because houses are too … Read morePersonal: Where’s a Crystal Ball When I Need One?
Just about every serious illness I’ve had in my life is connected with my blood. I’m registered on the rare blood type register yet I’m not allowed to give blood due to a blood disease my grandmother died of in the late 1980’s (it’s not known if it’s heredity and no chances are being taken). … Read morePersonal: Bone Marrow Biopsy
I have a blood disorder. It was diagnosed six years ago and I had to have regular blood tests to keep an eye on it – every three months. Four years ago, my son passed away and I stopped having my blood checked because, quite frankly, it was the least of my worries and I … Read morePersonal: Stroke Symptoms for Women
Life is throwing too many curve balls at me at the moment. I’m not coping particularly well with it and have decided to step back from the unnecessary things and give myself time to recover as my health has been affected by what’s going on. I wrote through the first week of the trouble and … Read moreStepping Back for a While