Category Archives: Shoes

Wish You Were Here

If I bit my fingernails, now would be the time I would be doing it. No, nothing medical….The Ashes. It’s lunch on the final day and Australia need 20 more runs to win the first of the Ashes test. Already … Continue reading

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@sitemanagergal – Another post I didn’t want to type

I don’t apologise for using the title of someone else’s blog today I could never have imagined that I would be sitting down writing this. No sooner had I published my blog yesterday than I received the awful awful … Continue reading

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A Budget Statement

I had my routine 3 monthly check up with the colorectal surgeon last week. Nothing amazing, everything ok. I’d had a scan a few weeks previous, and no nasty surprises. We’re now almost 12 months since the primary tumour was … Continue reading

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This Was The Day

There was an eerie silence in the house Wednesday morning. Although I was not alone, there didn’t seem to be anyone here with me. This was the day I had been waiting for since that August morning when the word … Continue reading

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Precious Little Angel

Time is starting to pass very slowly again. It seems ages ago that I was last at the hospital, yet it’s only a few days, and a few days more until I’m back again. I think it’s the dreary weather … Continue reading

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