I wrote this a couple of weeks ago and never got round to publishing it. I wasn’t quite ready to hit the blogging world with a blog entry at the time, however I thought it important to write a blog post for potential publishing at a later date. I am glad to say that today is the day that I feel like publishing this particular blog. Please bear in mind that this was written a couple of weeks ago and I have moved on a little since writing this, an update will be at the end. Continue reading
I went into full blown panic mode the other night about my upcoming tall ship adventure. I imagine it is only natural, with all the excitement and adrenaline, to suddenly hit rock bottom real hard and start doubting myself and the trip. Continue reading
The writing 101 prompt for this assignment was you stumble upon a random letter on the path. You read it. It affects you deeply, and you wish it could be returned to the person to which it’s addressed. Write a story about this encounter.
I found this letter I wanted to return.
However, so that everyone can learn
I thought this letter needed a share.
It’s about CRPS, a disorder that is rare.
To raise awareness is now my plight
After living with this illness day and night.
Take a moment to click this link
It will be informative I think
I was watching a programme on BBC this evening feeling very sorry for myself as all the office germs have finally caught up with me. Actually that’s a bit of a lie, I wasn’t feeling very sorry for myself, maybe just a little bit. I am just very uncomfortable, full of a head cold and the general aches and pains you get with such germs – all this on top of my “normal” medical issues, which when added together means that I eventually “fall over” when others with a heavy cold would be able to carry on. Continue reading
With another year nearly over what will be the highs and lows that you will reflect on as we move steadily towards New Years Eve and the beginning of 2015. Continue reading
Well, what a day. Definitely did not use the art of pacing today! There is always so much to do at this time of year, from shopping, to baking, to going out with friends and family. I started out with good intentions and I am pleased to say I succeeded with almost all of them, however I am suffering now with pain and exhaustion!