Monthly Archive: May 2017

The view from death row

Posted on May 29, 2017

I was told she had 48 hours to live. Three weeks on, my mum is still here. 




My world has shrunk to the confines of this small room. Days and nights are spent watching over her hospital bed. It is hot and stuffy in here and.. >>> more

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Go easy on my teeth

Posted on November 30, 2017

Years ago I used to be scared of the dentist. Now I have a new fear: the.. >>> more

Are you trying to be funny?

Posted on November 07, 2017

Picture the scene. A small harbour restaurant in the south of France. A nervous.. >>> more

The self help book that didn't help

Posted on September 08, 2017

Sorry, Susan. I couldn’t get beyond the post-it.. >>> more