Category Archives: Hacienda

Made of Stone

So Thursday turned out to be a disaster, chemo didn’t happen. They couldn’t give me a date/time last time I was there, and so most of last week and the early part of this week I was chasing it up, … Continue reading

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Peaks and Troughs

I knew I shouldn’t have mentioned the Nolan sisters. I can’t believe the amount of traffic it attracted from people entering the term in search engines. Imagine all those people hoping to find something about the Nolan’s only to find … Continue reading

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What Kate Said

Six full days since I started chemo and the first side effects are creeping up on me. Gradually the feeling of nausea has got worse. Nothing unbearable as yet, but still not pleasant. I tried to convince myself it was … Continue reading

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